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Click below to read about Prescribed Fire Carbon Dynamics, by WI DNR Forestry Researchers Jed Meunier & Colleen M. Sutheimer. This research is for anyone interested in how Lake State’s prescribed fire implementation impacts carbon sequestration. Prescribed Fire Carbon Dynamics (FINAL)

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Happy Summer Solstice!

Happy Summer Solstice!

Happy Summer Solstice! On this the longest day of the year, let’s take a look back at some photos of a spring burn in Richland County! This burn was led by Jeb Barzen and features students from UW-Madison’s prescribed fire ecology course.   “The burn was a 4-year-old planting that had not burned previously and

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Fire-Scar/Tree-Ring Network Webinar – June 8

Fire-Scar/Tree-Ring Network Webinar – June 8

Fire-scar / Tree-ring network webinar!  Webinar June 8, 2022!  This webinar will be presented by Dr. Ellis Margolis, Research Ecologist, USGS Fort Collins Science Center and Dr. Christopher Guiterman, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) University of Colorado at Boulder, and NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI)Webinar title...

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Wisconsin Public Radio Piece Featuring Rx Fire

Wisconsin Public Radio Piece Featuring Rx Fire

The Nature Conservancy staff member Stephanie Judge did an interview with Kate Archer Kent at Wisconsin Public Radio Morning Show at the end of March that highlights the role of fire in WI, specifically in the Central Sands region. https://www.wpr.org/protecting-nature-through-conservation-land-purchases While the focus was not fire specifically, the piece integrates the need and role of

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Cohesive Strategy Video

Cohesive Strategy Video

Check out this FANTASTIC video made by student Linnea GeBauer from Oregon – it’s her submission to the 2022 C-SPAN StudentCam Documentary Competition. It’s all about the Cohesive Strategy and learning to live with wildland fire! StudentCam is C-SPAN’s annual national video documentary competition that encourages students to think critically about issues that affect our...

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NE/MW RPFCCG Networking Forum!

NE/MW RPFCCG Networking Forum!

Northeast-Midwest Regional Prescribed Fire Council Coordinating Group (NE-MW RPFCCG)Virtual Networking ForumWednesday, February 16, 20222:00 to 3:30 PM EASTERN / 1:00 to 2:30 PM CENTRAL   Purpose – Legislating the right to burn: An overview of prescribed burningstatutes and regulations Northeast-Midwest Regional Prescribed Fire Council Coordinating GroupZoom Meeting RoomNo registration is...

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