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Why We Burn

What is prescribed fire? Is it safe? Why do we use it?

Learn more about the ecologic, economic, and social benefits of prescribed fire.

Implementation and Standards

The WPFC developed specific recommendations for ALL prescribed burn practitioners in Wisconsin.

These recommendations include personnel training and experience requirements, burn plan elements, and implementation guidance.

Prescribed fire being managed by trained professionals

Education and Outreach

Help others learn about prescribed fire with our press releases, door hangers, fact sheets, interpretative signs, and other outreach projects.

Rx Fire Training

Upcoming Training Opportunities:

NWCG S-131 Wildland Firefighter Type I

July 11, 2022 8:00 am

NWCG S-131 Wildland Firefighter Type I

Online July 11 to 26, with virtual training session on July 28, 2022 COURSE DESCRIPTION: THIS COURSE IS PRESENTED IN A 100% ONLINE/VIRTUAL FORMAT; BOTH THE ONLINE AND LIVE VIRTUAL

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NWCG S-130/S-190 Intro to Wildland Fire

August 5, 2022 9:00 am

NWCG S-130/S-190 Intro to Wildland Fire

These courses are being offered through a partnership between Middleton Parks & Recreation and Incident Management Specialist LLC. to the citizens in Wisconsin and surrounding states. These courses are opportunities

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NWCG S-290 Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior

September 9, 2022 8:00 am

NWCG S-290 Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior

This Intermediate Fire Behavior Course S-290 is hosted by Incident Management Specialist LLC this is an opportunity to learn how to use fire behavior knowledge to safely suppress wildfires and

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