Events

After the Flames 2024 Conference and Workshop

Conference website. Save the Date. Conference will be in Estes Park, CO Over the last 38 years, wildfires have burned an average of 5.2 million acres annually in the United States. Much of the cost of recovery and restoration is borne by state and local entities and those residents and businesses who live and work…

7th International Fire Behavior and Fuels Conference

Conference website. Fuel, Fire and Smoke: Evolving to Meet Our Climate Challenge Wildfires present an increasing challenge to humanity and the ecosystems and atmosphere we depend on. The ability of societies to respond to larger and more destructive wildfire events and mitigate against further climate impacts is also increasingly challenged. As our climate changes, and…

Sifting through selective science and misinformation for collaborative forest management

Webinar registration. Join us for an upcoming land manager and public land partner-focused panel webinar dedicated to examining selective science use, some of the impacts to land management, and methods for reducing misinformation in collaborative forest management. Our panel will provide short talks on their perspectives, and address questions and issues provided by attendees. Discussion…

Native American Fish and Wildlife Society Annual Conference

Conference website. The 2024 Native American Fish and Wildlife Society Annual National Conference, hosted by Prairie Island Indian Community, will be held from May 13 to 16, 2024 at the Treasure Island Resort and Casino in Welch, Minnesota.

14th North American Forest Ecology Workshop

Workshop website. The 14th North American Forest Ecology Workshop (NAFEW) will take place June 24 - 27, 2024 in Asheville, NC The format of the meeting will be different from past years, as we will kick off the meeting with all day field trips on Monday followed by a plenary talk in the evening. Sessions…

Asteraceae Identification Short Course

Instructor: Arnold (Jerry) Tiehm, Great Basin Flora Specialist, [email protected] Description: This three-day short course covers the unique taxonomy associated with the sunflower Family, Asteraceae. Basic terminology, dissection skills, and use of a key are critical elements of this class. The course will cover not only how to identify sunflowers, but how to collect and press…

Biennial Sage and Columbian Sharp-Tailed Grouse Workshop

Workshop website.  The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) will continue its 70-year tradition of holding a biennial workshop August 5 through August 8, 2024 in Wenatchee, Washington. The workshop will provide an opportunity for scientists, managers, and students to share results of their latest research, activities related to management and conservation, and…

Natural Areas Conference 2024

Conference website. 2024 Natural Areas Conference (NAC24) October 7-10, 2024 Manhattan, Kansas For the past 50 years, NAA’s Natural Areas Conference has gathered federal, state, tribal, regional, and local natural areas practitioners from national nonprofit organizations, private industry, and academic institutions in order to foster communication and collaboration that can lead to progress in connection…