Today marks one month since our first in person WPFC outreach event in years! We are so excited to be offering networking and educational events in person again and areRead more
2023 Winter Council Meeting Success!
Our 2023 Winter Council Meeting was a great success! We welcomed in several new board members and had over 40 attendees throughout the meeting. Our presenters did a fantastic jobRead more
Annual Council Meet – 2/15!
Attention prescribed fire community! Save the date for our annual Council meeting on Wednesday February 15th from 3:00-5:30. We will be holding board elections, providing an overview of Council business,Read more
WPFC Conference: New Approaches to Prescribed Burning
Practitioners, landowners, students, and volunteers – come learn about new & expanded ways to get fire on the ground safely and effectively! See our EVENTS page for more info orRead more
Strategic Planning Updates
On December 5th, the WPFC held our second Strategic Planning meeting to assist in streamlining our initiatives and to ensure cohesiveness and focus in achieving our efforts to increase theRead more
2023 Member Renewals
Hello! We hope you are doing well and staying healthy! Now that we have reached the end of the year, it is time to renew your Wisconsin Prescribed Fire CouncilRead more
On September 28th, the WPFC held our first Strategic Planning meeting to assist in streamlining our initiatives and to ensure cohesiveness and focus in achieving our efforts to increase theRead more
Fire, People, and Place: Making Oshkigin Spirit of Fire
Please take some time to read this interview with Gloria Erickson and watch the video, Oshkigin Spirit of Fire. Gloria Erickson is the Community Wildfire Project Manager for Dovetail PartnersRead more
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’sRead more
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 ledRead more
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, CooperativeRead more
Factsheet on Rx Fire and Oak Regeneration
Please see THIS FACTSHEET regarding the use of prescribed fire to manage oak regeneration. This factsheet synthesizes a lot of the recent research into a succinct infographic format for communicatingRead more