Featured Upcoming Event: Prescribed Fire on Private Lands – 5/17 – 5/18

Be prepared for fire season! Blodgett Forest Research Station at Berkeley Forests will be hosting a two-day workshop designed for land managers seeking to gain skills in prescribed fire planning and implementation.

Day One (classroom):

Prescribed fire history and current fire research

Prescribed fire permitting and legal considerations

Fire weather forecasting and online tools

Air quality and smoke management

Options for burning on private lands, prescribed burn associations

Fire terms and fire behavior

Burn plan development, burn unit preparation

Tools and equipment

Day Two (in the field):

Day two will consist of morning training followed by on-the-ground prescribed fire application (pending weather/permitting).

Registration:

Check this page for registration information –  http://ucanr.edu/2019rxworkshops/

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