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Working Together: Fire Managers and Archeologists

This workshop organized by the Southwest Fire Science Consortium is for those with an interest in building relationships between fire and archaeology staff. November 27th will consist of a one-day workshop on fire effects to archaeological resources, and November 28-29 will be an interactive workshop covering the following topics: 

  • Importance of fire on the landscape and the importance of protecting cultural resources within that context
  • How can fire managers and archaeologists effectively work together?
  • Basic fire effects on resources
  • Process- roles and responsibilities and how to better communicate before and during wildfire events
  • How to build an inclusive planning process pre-fire
  • How to build relationships

A $35 dollar fee will be assessed to cover workshop expenses. For more information and to register, visit this link