Experts will use this one-day public forum to explore the trade-offs between wildfire, prescribed fire, forest health, and public health.
Themes and Topics will include:
- Introduction to Fire and Smoke
- Prescribed fire vs Wildfir
- Air Quality
- Public Health Impacts
- Smoke Modeling
- Big Picture Thinking
- How much prescribed fire is needed to protect populations from wildfire smoke?
- Health Care Costs: Prescribed fire vs Wildfire
- How can we protect the public when things get smoky?