This two-week workshop will provide participants with the knowledge and training required to develop and implement prescribed burn plans, with a focus on setting ecological objectives, assessing burn complexity, assessing resource needs, contingency planning, managing smoke, prescribed burn execution and post-burn follow-up.
Application forms are due by Monday, July 15. Space is limited and selections will be made by Friday, August 9.
More information about the 2019 Workshop on Ecological Burning can be found here: http://www.conservationgateway.org/ConservationPractices/FireLandscapes/HabitatProtectionandRestoration/Training/TrainingExchanges/Documents/WEB-2019-HartPrairie-Announce.pdf
If you are a paid employee, home units will be responsible for paying your wages while participating at this training. Participants and/or employers are responsible for all logistical and administrative arrangements regarding paid or vacation time, and any overtime accrued during the WEB.