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Indigenous fire knowledge and traditional fire systems around the world

Date: August 16, 2012
Presenter(s): Mary R. Huffman

In this presentation, Mary Huffman (The Nature Conservancy, Fire Learning Network) shares the results of her comparison of indigenous fire knowledge from 25 countries on six continents. She starts with the question, what do people around the world know about fire, and examines the traditional fire knowledge of people who have been using this local knowledge for a long time. This webinar was hosted by the Fire Learning Network. 

Topic(s): Fire & Traditional Knowledge
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Webinar
NRFSN number: 14149
FRAMES RCS number: 15426
Record updated: Jun 29, 2016