IN THIS ISSUE...
- Inaugural 5 stand Sporting Shoot
- Exploring the Red Hills Region
- The Fall 2016 Prescribed Fire and Fire Science Webinar Series
RESEARCH & LAND MANAGEMENT
The Fall 2016 Prescribed Fire and Fire Science Webinar Series
The Fall 2016 Prescribed Fire and Fire Science Webinar Series from the Southern Fire Exchange will feature four free monthly webinars from August to November. These webinars are open to the public and are primarily intended for land managers, natural resource professionals, and prescribed burners. Participants are eligible to earn Society of American Foresters Continuing Education Credit. Registration information will be available at: http://southernfireexchange.org/Web_Event/Webinars.html. Webinars from this past spring and summer can be found on the Southern Fire Exchange YouTube Channel. Some recent webinar topics include: UAVs and prescribed fire, fire history in southern Mississippi, and legal liability for prescribed fire accidents.
August 31 – Fire Effects Information System (FEIS) with Robin Innes and Illana Abrahamson
September 22 – New Fine Fuel Moisture Model with Jim Brenner and Matt Jolly
October 11 – Mimicking Natural Fire in the SE Coastal Plain with Reed Noss
November 10 – Successful Prescribed Fire in the WUI – Mike Wharton and Justice Jones