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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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WDNR Prescribed Fire Dashboard – Live!

WDNR Prescribed Fire Dashboard – Live!

Prescribed Fire Dashboard is now LIVE! The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has developed a prescribed fire dashboard, now available on their website: https://dnrmaps.wi.gov/WAB/Prescribed_Fire/ Through this dashboard, you can view the specifics of any prescribed fire conducted on DNR land. You can also look at prescribed fires within specific date ranges or locations. Prescribed burn...

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Winter Council Meeting Documents and Link

Winter Council Meeting Documents and Link

2021 Winter Council Meeting! The date is almost upon us! The WPFC will be holding our 2021 Winter Council Meeting this Friday, March 5 from 10:00-11:45am! Please review the Election Ballot and Meeting Agenda. To Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89098875232?pwd=VEdoTkFlSHRRaktuZVVXTWhwY0dvdz09 Meeting ID: 890 9887 5232  Passcode: 619086  One tap mobile ...

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2021 Membership Appeal

2021 Membership Appeal

It’s that time of year! We humbly ask you to join the Wisconsin Prescribed Fire Council as a valued member. Your membership directly supports the mission of the WPFC to implement safe prescribed fire as an effective land management tool, and furthers the coalition of the prescribed fire community in Wisconsin. You can join us or

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New Fire Crew Primer!

New Fire Crew Primer!

New Basic Fire Crew Primer! The Wisconsin Prescribed Fire Council’s Training Committee has developed a new Basic Fire Crew Primer! This Primer is an introduction to prescribed fire for a general audience. Its purpose is to assist training of crew at a basic level, for conducting prescribed fire in various habitats This document is a

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2020 Fall Meeting and Fire Season Survey

2020 Fall Meeting and Fire Season Survey

The Wisconsin Prescribed Fire Council will be holding our annual Fall meeting via Zoom on Tuesday, November 10th, 3:00-5:00pm. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for a link and agenda! We have also curated a 2020 Fire Season Survey! This informal survey is an opportunity for the Wisconsin prescribed fire community to collect and share information with

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