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New Webinar Series: Connecting Research Methods to Fire Management Decisions

Posted on 22nd Feb 2019

Photo courtesy of TPOS

We like to highlight the activities of SER MWGL members and partner organizations and so in that vein, want to draw your attention to  a new webinar series on “Connecting Research Methods to Fire Management Decisions” sponsored by the Tallgrass Prairie and Oak Savanna Fire Science Consortium (TPOS).  The webinar series was announced by Craig Maier, SER MWGL chapter member and Project Coordinator of TPOS.

 

The next webinar in the series will be March 6, 2019 on the topic of The Danger of an Overly-Precise Burn Prescription:
Re-visiting perspectives and knowledge gaps on fire and which factors to consider for measuring success.

 

To register for the webinar which will be held from 12 Noon to 1pm (CT) click here to go to the registration page.

 

The first webinar in the series “Fire Science Literacy: How to better understand and communicate the wildland fire environment, was held February 19, 2019.

 

The Tallgrass Prairie and Oak Savanna Fire Science Consortium is as group of fire practitioners, scientists, outreach and extension specialists, volunteers, educators and enthusiasts from the Tallgrass Prairie and Oak Savanna Region.  The group is headquartered in the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  The group is headed up by Principal Investigator Paul Zedler, a long-time SER MWGL member.  For more information about the Zedler Lab and the Nelson Institute, click here.

 

 


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