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

Webinar & Video Archive

In addition to NRFSN-sponsored webinars and videos, the NRFSN catalogs Northern Rockies-relevant webinars and videos produced by other entities. This webinar archive can be searched by presenter, date, topic, and/or ecosystem type. The archive includes recordings from the Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP), the International Association of Wildland Fire (IAWF), the Wildand Fire Lessons Learned Center (WFLLC), Fire Research and Management Exchange System (FRAMES), the Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory, the Great Northern Landscape Conservation Cooperative, and other JFSP fire science exchanges.

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In this 40 minute video, Bob Keane talks about his over 30 years of fire and vegetation research in the Bob Marshall Wilderness Area. He covers his studies on the Ponderosa pine ecosystem and the whitebark pine ecosystem.
Presenter(s): Robert E. Keane, Wendel J. Hann, Paul F. Hessburg
Date: March 24, 2020
Type: Webinar
In partnership with The Southern Regional Extension Forestry, the Forest Service is hosting a monthly biochar webinar series in 2020. The series kicks off March 19 at 11 a.m. Eastern. The webinar speaker is Dr. Debbie Page-Dumroese, a research soil...
Presenter(s): Deborah S. Page-Dumroese
Date: March 19, 2020
Type: Webinar
Despite recognition of the value of prescribed fire in scientific literature and policy, a number of factors impede its widespread implementation in the United States. Social acceptance of prescribed fire is a key factor, making consistent and...
Presenter(s): Katie McGrath
Date: March 4, 2020
Type: Webinar
Many land managers in the US West increasingly are trying to expand the pace and scale of wildfire risk reduction by working across larger landscapes and ownership boundaries. What does it take to truly coordinate this work at scale among...
Presenter(s): Emily Jane Davis, Tony S. Cheng, Darren McAvoy
Date: February 25, 2020
Type: Webinar
A one hour presentation on what IFTDSS can do today, and what is coming next.
Presenter(s): Kim Ernstrom, Caroline Noble, Nicole M. Vaillant
Date: February 21, 2020
Type: Webinar
Prescribed fires are often used as part of a strategy for protecting forests from catastrophic wildfires. Based on agency reports, from 2003-2017 prescribed burns have been used on more than 40 million acres across the US. In this study, the...
Presenter(s): Jun Zhuang, Esther Rose
Date: February 20, 2020
Type: Webinar
Interior Alaska’s climate is changing as fast as any place on earth. The effects of climate-related changes include widespread drought, changes in net primary productivity, and shifts in disturbance regime such as permafrost, wildfire and insects/...
Presenter(s): Teresa N. Hollingsworth
Date: February 20, 2020
Type: Seminar
In this webinar, Dr. Robert Keane presents information on how to use the Photoload technique to sample wildland forest fuels.
Presenter(s): Robert E. Keane
Date: February 18, 2020
Type: Webinar
This seminar was presented as part of the Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory 2019-2020 Seminar Series.  Sara described results of her many crib burns.
Presenter(s): Sara S. McAllister
Date: February 6, 2020
Type: Seminar
Matt Jolly, Research Ecologist (USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station) will present the structure and function of the current version of the US National Fire Danger Rating System, NFDRS2016. He will show how this system can be used to...
Presenter(s): William Matt Jolly
Date: February 5, 2020
Type: Webinar