A JFSP Fire Science Exchange Network
Bringing People Together & Sharing Knowledge in the Northern Rockies
Date: June 3, 2020
Presenter(s): Michele R. Crist

Invasive annual grasses are quickly expanding across the West, dramatically changing sagebrush country. Today we are experiencing more frequent and hotter wildfires that are harmful to communities, western lands, and wildlife. Join in for this 1-hour online presentation by Michele Crist, a leading landscape ecologist with the National Interagency Fire Center. In this webinar, she will discuss the wildfire trends, identify the culprits, the impacts, and break down the challenges/opportunities. Opportunity for Q&A. This informational webinar is co-hosted by Audubon Rockies and Intermountain West Joint Venture, as part of SageWest.

Topic(s): Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Invasive Species, Annual Invasive, Fuels, Fuels Inventory & Monitoring
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Webinar
NRFSN number: 21550
FRAMES RCS number: 61306
Record updated: Jul 10, 2020