Additional Resources

Prescribed fire resources are becoming ever more available online, but these are some of the best we could find. We assembled the following “tool box” based on the needs of Wisconsin prescribed burners. Be sure to email us with any other helpful resources we may have missed!

Learning Resources

Fire Councils
Fire Behavior
Fire Effects
  • Fire and Forestry Scholarships and Financial Aid Guidebook. This was guide was created to let students know what resources are available for them in pursuing their education. Some of the highlights from this guide include: Fire science scholarships; Where to find grants and loans; Benefits of pursuing degrees in fire science.
  • TNC for Teachers – Nature Works Everywhere
  • Prescribed Fire: An Effective Land Management Tool DVD. Produced with a Rural Community Assistance Grant under USDA National Fire Plan. This educational video explains why we burn and how to safely conduct a burn. Produced here in Wisconsin with assistance from the DNR, The Nature Conservancy, Pheasants Forever, Glacierland Resource Conservation and Development, Michigan Association of Timberman, and Forest Service. Please send a check in the amount of $15.00 payable to Renewable Resources, LLC 1353 W. Hwy 2 Cyrstal Falls, MI 49920. Contact Don Peterson or phone at 877-284-3882 for more information.

Planning Resources

Agencies and Organizations
Air Quality – Smoke Management
Fireline Management

Burning Resources


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