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The Stewardship Network Webinar - Developing a Prescribed Fire Needs Assessment

From the Stewardship Network’s Website:

Join us for our October 2018 Webcast!

Click HERE to view the webinar

Topic: Developing a Prescribed Fire Needs Assessment

Guests: Joshua Cohen, Helen Enander, & Clay Wilton; Michigan Natural Features Inventory

"Natural resources agencies currently invest a significant amount of resources developing prescribed burn plans. However, many proposed burns are never implemented, and the current burn system does not systematically evaluate all stands. Given that funding for implementing prescribed fire is finite, it is imperative that proposed burns be informed by the best available ecological information. Through this project, Michigan Natural Features Inventory (MNFI) has worked in conjunction with Michigan Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Division staff to develop a prescribed fire needs assessment for WLD managed lands in Southern Lower Michigan. This prescribed fire needs assessment model can be extrapolated for other agencies and other fire-dependent geographies."

Event Provider: The Stewardship Network

Event Address: Your home computer or laptop!

State/County: Online

Event Date (EST): Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Event Topic: Prescribed Fire, Habitat Restoration, Education and Outreach

Event Format: Presentation

Event Setting: Online

Event Cost: Free

Sign-up required?: No

Event Contact Name: Rob Luzynski

Event Contact Email: rob@stewardshipnetwork.org

https://www.stewardshipnetwork.org/october-2018-webcast-developing-prescribed-fire-needs-assessment