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The following links offer resources related to events organized by the NRFSN and its partners.
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Example of Photoload fuel loadings
Feb 18, 2020 | Webinar
Wildland fire researchers and fire managers need better estimates of surface fuel loadings but getting accurate estimates takes time and resources. A relatively new fuel sampling system, called the photoload sampling technique,...   Read more
View of the vegetation landscape mosaics created by a lightning-caused fire in the Bob Marshall Wilderness.
Feb 18, 2020 to Feb 19, 2020 | Workshop
The Northern Rockies Fire Science Network partnered with the University of Wisconsin to bring you the Learning about Resilient Futures workshop in February, 2020. This workshop was part of a research project funded by the Joint...   Read more
NFDRS2016 logo
Feb 5, 2020 | Webinar
In this webinar, Matt Jolly (Research Ecologist, USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station) presented updates, structure and function of the current version of the US National Fire Danger Rating System, NFDRS2016....   Read more
Fire spread model graphic
Jan 22, 2020 | Webinar
This webinar provided an introduction and overview of the FlamMap modeling system and its capabilities. FlamMap is a fire analysis desktop application that runs in a 64-bit Windows Operating System environment. The FlamMap fire...   Read more
Whitebark pine image with mountains in background
Sep 13, 2019 to Sep 14, 2019 | Conference, Workshop
This year's Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation Conference - The Far View from the Mountaintops: Meshing Past and Present Whitebark Pine Science, Management, and Cultural Significance, was co-hosted by the Whitebark Pine...   Read more
Landscape view of beetle-killed trees
Sep 4, 2019 | Webinar
Researchers presented results from a National Science Foundation-funded project studying management responses to Mountain Pine Beetle infestations in the western U.S. This research included case studies of national forests and...   Read more
Aerial view of vegetation mosaics from a recent fire.
Jul 9, 2019 to Jul 11, 2019 | Workshop
This workshop and field tour brought together managers and scientists to share knowledge about topics important to wilderness fire management. These included future challenges related to changing climate and fire seasons;...   Read more
National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy logo
Jun 20, 2019 | Field Tour
Co-hosted by the Northern Rockies Fire Science Network and the Wildland Fire Cohesive Strategy Western Regional Strategy Committee, this field tour showcased success stories and lessons learned while addressing the National...   Read more
Jun 4, 2019 | Webinar
  With increases in the severity and duration of fire seasons, wildland firefighters are working longer shifts all across the west and are experiencing increased fatigue. In this webinar, Dr. Randy Brooks presented results from...   Read more
mixed severity fire
May 21, 2019 | Webinar
Mixed severity fire regime systems may be the most widely distributed and yet poorly understood fire regime type in western North America. This incongruity results from the diversity of forest types and fire regime attributes...   Read more