CalVTP Field Training: Healdsburg Open Space/Community Fuels Reduction Project

Registration is FULL, but you can sign up on the waitlist in case someone cancels. Click here for the Link to waitlist Registration closes on March 22nd for this field training. This is an opportunity to learn about how the Healdsburg Open Space and Community Fuels Reduction Project is using the CalVTP to facilitate a vegetation management… Read More CalVTP Field Training: Healdsburg Open Space/Community Fuels Reduction Project

Shaded Fuel Break: Lessons Learned Post Wildfire in the San Vincente Redwoods

Virtual Conference

What to learn more about how four land trusts implement land conservation and fire resiliency? Join a variety of practitioners who come together to manage fuels on private conservation land critically located adjacent to high-fire risk communities in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Susie Petrie, Senior Stewardship Project Manager at Peninsula Open Space Trust, will give… Read More Shaded Fuel Break: Lessons Learned Post Wildfire in the San Vincente Redwoods

Fuels Treatments in the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI): Sonoma Land Trust’s Laufenburg Ranch Preserve

Laufenburg Ranch Preserve 17104 Spencer Lane, Calistoga, CA, United States

Registration Link This is an opportunity to learn about vegetation management for fire fuel reduction and enhancing ecological health in the wildland-urban interface (WUI). Want to learn more about fuel treatments on the WUI? Join this field workshop on Thursday, May 18th from 10:30am - 2:00pm to learn from team members from Sonoma Land Trust.… Read More Fuels Treatments in the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI): Sonoma Land Trust’s Laufenburg Ranch Preserve

Prescribed herbivory for fuels reduction: grazing planning and permitting in the State of California – Webinar

Virtual Conference

Webinar Registration Link As the State of California has ramped up investments to increase fuel treatments to manage high fuel loads and reduce wildfire risk, the use of livestock to treat fuels has received increased attention. A variety of funding sources are available to support wildfire prevention projects and activities in and near fire threatened communities… Read More Prescribed herbivory for fuels reduction: grazing planning and permitting in the State of California – Webinar

Fuels Treatments in the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI): Lessons learned at the Occidental Arts and Ecology Center

Occidental Arts and Ecology Cener 15290 Coleman Valley Road, Occidental, CA

Registration Link   This is an opportunity to learn about vegetation management for fire fuel reduction and enhancing ecological health in the wildland-urban interface (WUI). Want to learn more about fuel treatments on the WUI? Join this field workshop on Saturday, May 20th from 9:00am- 3:30pm to learn from experts in restoration ecology about how to integrate… Read More Fuels Treatments in the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI): Lessons learned at the Occidental Arts and Ecology Center

CalVTP Field Training: Sierra Foothills, Vista Del Rio Project

Oakhurst CA

Link to Register This is an opportunity to learn about a fuel reduction project at Vista Del Rio in Oakhurst, California. Participants will increase their understanding of how CALFIRE used the CalVTP at Vista Del Rio (Oakhurst) to facilitate vegetation management and fuels reduction. Participants will complete a field treatment tour of the project area, learning about the… Read More CalVTP Field Training: Sierra Foothills, Vista Del Rio Project

California Prescribed-Fire Burn Boss Training

South Bay Training Center 880 Manzanita Drive, Los Osos, CA

South Bay Training Center, Los Osos, CA: November 6th - 10th Click here to apply DEADLINE TO APPLY IS 6PM ON SEPTEMBER 5TH, 2023 This course provides information about and develops the skills required for planning and managing prescribed fire on State or private lands. The curriculum includes portions of the National Wildland Fire Training (NWCG)… Read More California Prescribed-Fire Burn Boss Training

Planning for Fire Resilience in Coastal Marin County

Virtual Conference

To register, go to: https://spranch.calpoly.edu/planning-fire-resilience-coastal-marin-county This webinar is an opportunity to learn about wildfire resilience in coastal Marin County. Participants will increase their understanding of related topics including wildfire risk, natural resource management, project planning, and regulatory processes. Presenters from the Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority (MWPA), Sonoma Technology, the County of Marin, Panorama Environmental, and… Read More Planning for Fire Resilience in Coastal Marin County

CalVTP in Practice: Learning from Pile Burning and Broadcast Burning at Berkeley Forests’ Grouse Ridge VTP Project

Virtual Conference

This webinar is an opportunity to learn about the implementation of the California Vegetation Treatment Program (CalVTP) at Berkeley Forests and the integration of prescribed fire practices at the Grouse Ridge Research Forest. Participants will increase their understanding of how to plan for pile & broadcast burning using lessons learned from the VTP at Grouse… Read More CalVTP in Practice: Learning from Pile Burning and Broadcast Burning at Berkeley Forests’ Grouse Ridge VTP Project

California State-Certified Prescribed Fire Burn Boss Training (CARX)

Contra Costa County Fire Training Center 2945 Treat Ave., Concord, CA

This in person classroom-based course provides information about and develops the skills required for planning and managing prescribed fire on State or private lands. The curriculum includes portions of the NWCG courses RX301, RX341, and RX410 classes, but should not be considered a substitute for any of these RX classes. There is no course equivalency… Read More California State-Certified Prescribed Fire Burn Boss Training (CARX)