Many organizations around the region have organized events relevant to fire ecology and prescribed fire management. Here are the ones that have passed across our desk. Please contact the consortium if you would like to add an event to the list!
September 11 @ The Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL
The partners in Chicago Wilderness are developing a plan to sustain oaks, both in urban sites and in natural areas. At this conference, the first draft of the Chicago Wilderness Oak Recovery Plan will be presented to gain feedback from a wide range of stakeholders who have an interest in the future of oaks.
September 11-12 @ Kalamazoo, MI
- Smoke Management
- Michigan Natural Community Management/Restoration
- Fire Ecology and Fire Effects
September 13 @ Toledo, OH
September 30 @ Rolla, MO
The half day meeting will provide information on fire weather, collaboration, and potential future impacts of legislation. The day includes a field tour of a Western Star Flatwoods, organized by the Oak Woodlands and Forests Fire Science Consortium.
October 15-17 @ Dayton, OH
October 20-22 @ Duluth, MN
The Tallgrass Prairie and Oak Savanna Fire Science Consortium and the Lake States Fire Science Network have co-organized a special session on fire and invasive species.
Early registration rates have been extended to Friday, September 5, 2014!
November 16-20, 2015 @ San Antonio, TX