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Prescribed Fire: Smoke Management and Regulatory Challenges

Date: December 19, 2017
Presenter(s): Peter Lahm, Mark A. Melvin, Mary Uhl
Description: Due to an error, the beginning of the webinar “Prescribed Fire: Smoke Management and Regulatory Challenges” was not recorded. The presentation begins with a segment on regulations and includes a Q&A session with the audience and panelists. Visit the WGA website for presentation slides (https://goo.gl/MLnQ6w). The session examined challenges facing the use of prescribed fire and opportunities to expand the use of prescribed fire as an element of responsible land management. Moderator: Mike Zupko, Executive Director, Wildland Fire Leadership Council. Panelists: Pete Lahm, Smoke Manager, U.S. Forest Service; Mark Melvin, Chair, Coalition of Prescribed Fire Councils and Mary Uhl, Executive Director, Western States Air Resources Council. This webinar is part of the series for the National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative, the Chairman's Initiative of WGA Chair and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock.
Topic(s): Restoration, Smoke & Air Quality, Smoke & Populations, Smoke Emissions
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Webinar
NRFSN number: 16358
FRAMES RCS number: 25477
Record updated: Jan 8, 2018