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2019 Utah Wildland and Prescribed Fire Tour (with lunch!)
Jun
21
10:00 AM10:00

2019 Utah Wildland and Prescribed Fire Tour (with lunch!)

  • Anthro Mountain Duchesne, UT United States (map)
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Date: June 21
Time: 10 am - 4 pm
Location: Anthro Mountain, Duchesne County

Details: Meet near the turn off to the Antelope Cayon Road, 11 miles East of Duchesne on Highway 40, UT (150 yards north of Highway 40 - listed as 1200 E on Google Maps). We will organize a carpool with high clearance vehicles from this point. 

This tour features USDA Forest Service work on Anthro Mountain, SE of Duchesne, and will focus on prescribed fire for sage grouse habitat improvement, aspen forest regeneration, and the challenges of associated elk herbivory. 

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by June 14 to megan.dettenmaier@usu.edu or 435-797-8424.

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Utah Summit County Aspen Workshop
Jun
19
to Jun 20

Utah Summit County Aspen Workshop

Hosted by the Western Aspen Alliance

The workshop will address private-public land aspen issues and restoration. It will begin at Wolf Creek Ranch with some technical presentation, then move to the field in/around the Kamas area for Day 1.

Day 2 will visit private ranches near Coalville, Utah.

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Or contact Dusty Morgan for details: Dusty.Morgan@usu.edu

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18th Annual Upper Sevier Watershed Tour
Oct
12
9:00 AM09:00

18th Annual Upper Sevier Watershed Tour

Meet at the Panguitch City Office Building. Lunch and Door Prizes provided!

RSVP and reserve your lunch by calling 435-676-8189 or emailing aexcell@utah.gov

For additional information please contact: Kevin Heaton, USU Extension Agent 435-676-1117, kevin.heaton@usu.edu

Brought to you by Utah State University Extension Forestry, Upper Sevier River Community Watershed Project, and the Southern Rockies Fire Science Network

 

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Southwest Fire Ecology Conference & Applied Fire Science Workshop
Nov
28
to Dec 2

Southwest Fire Ecology Conference & Applied Fire Science Workshop

  • Loews Ventana Canyon Resort (map)
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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.

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Restoring the West Conference
Oct
18
to Oct 19

Restoring the West Conference

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.

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Reflections on The Little Sand Fire
Jun
18
to Jun 19

Reflections on The Little Sand Fire

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) >

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