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How Can We Strengthen Wilderness Fire Management?

Date: July 10, 2019
Presenter(s): Julia Berkey

Julia Berkey (Graduate Student, W. A. Franke College of Forestry & Conservation, University of Montana) highlighted what she has learned from interviewing current and former northern Rockies wilderness fire managers and scientists, providing insights on how wilderness fire management could be strengthened. She discussed policy changes and outreach emphases as well as specific ways to mentor, train, and empower managers so that they have the tools and support they need to effectively manage wilderness fire (19:29 minutes).

Topic(s): Fire & Wilderness
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 21570
Record updated: Feb 22, 2022