Community leaders, agency representatives, property owners, and anyone impacted by wildfire is invited to join this interactive workshop and conference featuring recovery experts and agencies engaging After The Flames.
This demonstration from the Utah Biomass Resources Group will feature a biochar kiln demonstration with special guest speaker, Darren McAvoy, Extension Assistant Professor, Utah State University.
Register for this free event:
Meet at the Panguitch City Office Building. Lunch and Door Prizes provided!
RSVP and reserve your lunch by calling 435-676-8189 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
For additional information please contact: Kevin Heaton, USU Extension Agent 435-676-1117, email@example.com
Brought to you by Utah State University Extension Forestry, Upper Sevier River Community Watershed Project, and the Southern Rockies Fire Science Network
Beyond Hazardous Fuels: Managing Fire for Social, Economic & Ecological Benefits
This joint event will provide for a more effective means of linking fire researchers with fire managers and practitioners, and will allow for efficient science delivery through workshops, trainings, planning meetings, roundtables, oral presentations, field trips, and more.
Climate, Disturbance, and Restoration in the Intermountain West
The 2016 Restoring the West Conference will gather experts in climate science, landscape restoration, and forest ecology to suggest restoration techniques for this uncertain future, and to give examples where these techniques are working.
Attend the Western Regional Extension Forestry Meeting in Park City, UT from August 8 - 10th. Join extension professionals in forestry and related disciplines in sharing program ideas and exploring areas for future collaboration.
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Location: Pagosa Springs, Colordo.
The first day consisted of presentations from forest service personel and forest experts, as well as informational panels with locals and experts. Those who attended created groups for the breakout session to discuss specific areas of fire science issues in the community.
Day two consisted of a tour of the fire area. Along the tour, locals and experts described the fire and told stories of their experiences. The last stop was at a section of the burn area where attendees could see the differences in intensities and regeneration.
Download files from this event:
Agenda (PDF) >
Pperimeter Map (PDF) >
Progression Map (PDF) >
Intensity map (PDF) >
History and Summary (PDF) >
Sponsor Sheet (PDF) >
Little Sand Fire Presentation Slides (PPT) >
Fire Ecology Presentation Slides (PPT) >
Event Notes and Summaries (PDF) >
Fire Adapted Community Handout (PDF) >
Breakout Worksheet (PDF) >
Press release (PDF) >