A JFSP Fire Science Exchange Network
Bringing People Together & Sharing Knowledge in the Northern Rockies

Collaborative Fire Management Case Studies from the Colville National Forest

Date: May 27, 2021
Presenter(s): Monique D. Wynecoop

This webinar will provide examples of successful cross-cultural partnerships for managing fire and building community resilience in a changing climate. In this webinar, USFS fire ecologist and tribal liaison Monique Wynecoop will share two case studies from the Colville National Forest, in which the Spokane and Colville Tribes and non-tribal partners conducted collaborative, interdisciplinary fire management projects that incorporated diverse values, cultures and knowledges to meet multiple fire management goals. Monique will share lessons learned for building trust with tribal communities and conducting collaborative fire management through a restorative justice lens with tribes as beneficiaries.

Topic(s): Fire & Traditional Knowledge
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Webinar
NRFSN number: 23336
Record updated: Jun 16, 2021