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Exclusive Access – New Rx Fire Research!

Exclusive Access – New Rx Fire Research!

Click HERE to gain access to a pre-publication version of Effects of fire seasonality and intensity on resprouting woody plants in prairie-forest communities by Jed Meunier, Nathan Holoubek, Yari Johnson, Tim Kuhman, and Brad Strobel! This recent research conducted in part at the UW-Arboretum suggests that late summer burns may be more effective at controlling some shrub species, along

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WPFC Webinar – Recording!

WPFC Webinar – Recording!

On December 2nd 2021, the Wisconsin Prescribed Fire Council hosted its first ever webinar, Increasing Prescribed Burn Capacity in Wisconsin – Getting More Fire on the Ground Safely!  We hope you were able to attend and found the webinar presentations and panel discussion engaging, informative, and useful! In case you were not able to attend,

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Women in Fire

Women in Fire

“Less than 10% of firefighters are women. But what these women lack in numbers, they make up for in guts and inspiration, paving the way for the next generation of women firefighters.” Will never not post this video! WPFC’s very own Vice Chair and Government Relations Co-Chair Stacey Marion was featured in a video by

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Prescribed Fire Drone Video!

Prescribed Fire Drone Video!

Check out this amazing drone video exemplifying a classic ring fire! WPFC Chair Jeb Barzen led this 7 acre prescribed burn at Riverside Farms in Columbia County on April 14th, 2021.  Videos like these will provide a unique perspective of how a burn is conducted for prescribed fire students.

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