2019 Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshops
June 3, 2019 Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop, Hopland Research and Extension Center, Hopland, CA
This training is designed for private landowners and land managers, and anyone else who is interested in learning more about how to plan and implement prescribed fire on private lands. The workshop will highlight successes from neighboring counties, including the prescribed burn association model that is currently gaining momentum in Humboldt County and across the North State. We hope you will join us! Topics include:
• The purpose and benefits of prescribed fire
• Options for prescribed fire on private lands, including prescribed burn associations and CAL FIRE Vegetation Management Program
• Prescribed fire laws and regulations
• Air quality and smoke management
• Burn planning and unit preparation
• Ignition techniques
• Fire weather websites and tools
• Safety and personal protective equipment
• Grants and other funding opportunities
• Formation of a Mendocino County Prescribed Burn Association!
Registration: To register, visit this link: http://bit.ly/HRECPrescribedFire. by 05/30/19. The registration fee is $35 and includes lunch and refreshments.
Sponsors: The training will be led by University of California Cooperative Extension, the Mendocino County Fire Safe Council, and other community leaders Contact Hannah Bird with questions: (707) 744 1424 ext 105 email@example.com HREC Rx Fire Workshop flyer_June 2019 (002)
2019 Prescribed Fire Workshops
- May 17 & 18, 2019 at at UC Berkeley's Blodgett Research Forest, Blodgett Prescribed Fire Workshop 5-17 to 18 2019
2018 Prescribed Fire Workshops
- November 9, 2018 at Bennett Valley Guild Hall, Santa Rosa, CA, Workshop flyer: Flyer for 11-9-2018 Sonoma Rx Fire Workshop
- October 2 and 4 2018 at Colfax Veterans Memorial Hall in Colfax (Placer County) and Ebbett’s Pass Fire District in Arnold (Calaveras County). Flyer for 10-2 & 10-4 2018 Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshops
- May 14 & 15 2018 at UC Berkeley's Blodgett Research Forest, Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop 5-14 & 15-2018,
- May 16 & 17 2018 UC Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center, Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop 5-16 & 17-2018
Past workshop materials: Presentations from past workshops are posted here.