Lake States Fire Science Consortium Webinars

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2018-2019 catalog is here!

2018

Tuesday October 23, 2018 at 2 PM Eastern/ 1 PM Central
Weather SHIELD: a system for forecasting fire weather and indices
Aaron Stacey, MES, Fire Science and Planning Specialist (Peterborough), Aviation, Forest Fire and Emergency Services
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Thursday November 15, 2018 at 2 PM Eastern/ 1 PM Central
Sharp-tailed grouse reintroduction at Moquah Barrens
Brian Heeringa, Wildlife Biologist, Washburn District, Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forests
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Wednesday December 12, 2018 at 2 PM Eastern/ 1 PM Central
Landowner attitudes toward prescribed fire on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forests
Kristin Floress, Research Social Scientist, Forest Service, People & Their Environments, Northern Research Station

2019

Thursday January 17, 2019 at 2 PM Eastern/ 1 PM Central
Presenting the two funded LSFSC 2018 Intern Projects

  1. Seasonal burning to improve management for brushland-dependent species - Rebecca Montgomery, University of Minnesota;

  2. Effects of fire restoration in pine woodlands on the culturally important species: lowbush and velvetleaf blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium and V. myrtilloides)- Katie Zlonis, Leech Lake Division of Resource Management

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Thursday February 21, 2019 at 2 PM Eastern/ 1 PM Central
Spruce grouse and fire
Erik J. Blomberg, Assistant Professor of Wildlife Ecology, Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation Biology, University of Maine 
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Thursday March 21, 2019 at 2 PM Eastern/ 1 PM Central 
Moquah Barrens Fire Science Study
Brian Sturtevant, PhD, USDA Forest Service Northern Research Station
Randy Kolka, PhD, USDA Forest Service Northern Research Station
Jessica R. Miesel, PhD, Michigan State University
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Thursday April 18, 2019 at 2 PM Eastern/ 1 PM Central
Title and Presenter TBD