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Educating the public about the importance of fire

Date: May 21, 2014
Presenter(s): Richard L. Hutton

This video with Dr. Dick Hutto, retired ecology professor with the University of Montana, was filmed at an interpretive sign in a burned dry mixed-conifer forest. This was the last stop during the Blue Mountain Fire Effects field trip held during the 2014 Large Wildland Fires Conference. The video highlights ways to educate the public about the regenerative nature of wildfires.

Topic(s): Fire Communication & Education
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 13323
Record updated: Jul 17, 2015