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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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The use of low intensity fires is a key tool in the arsenal of the wildfire professional. Nevertheless, there are fundamental challenges to understanding how these fire spread and consequently these fires present significant challenges to the...
Presenter(s): Rory Hadden
Date: June 27, 2018
Type: Webinar
To provide a better understanding of combustion processes and fire behavior during planned wildland fires across spatial scales, we conducted 12 intensively-instrumented experiments on replicated 100 m2 plots, contrasting cool, dormant season vs....
Presenter(s): Inga P. La Puma
Date: June 12, 2018
Type: Webinar
The energy flow from a wildland fire is the most important measurable physical quantity. If we understand the time history of the energy flows, we can derive all other fire behavior and fire effects parameters. Dr. Bob Kremens will describe the...
Presenter(s): Robert L. Kremens
Date: May 29, 2018
Type: Webinar
There has been a lack of tools and platforms for real-time prediction of wildfire movement and risk. Commonly used models do not address the dynamic nature of an area’s current meteorological conditions such as the wind, humidity, and precipitation...
Presenter(s): Thomas A. Minckley
Date: May 17, 2018
Type: Seminar
Traditional tools for predicting fire behavior have relied on generally defined vegetation characteristics to make broad scale predictions of wildfire behavior and fire danger. While these useful in wildfire suppression operations, they provide...
Presenter(s): Michael R. Gallagher
Date: May 16, 2018
Type: Webinar
In this 38 minute webinar, Faith Ann briefly describes major changes from version 5 to version 6; shows sample Runs demonstrating these changes; provides suggestions for calculating surface fire behavior using BehavePlus v6; describes how changes in...
Presenter(s): Faith A. Heinsch
Date: May 16, 2018
Type: Webinar
Severe and widespread outbreaks of mountain pine beetles (DendroctonusponderosaeHopkins) have occurred throughout western continental United States in recent years.These outbreaks have been characterized as 'unprecedented' within scientific...
Presenter(s): Joel M. Egan
Date: May 10, 2018
Type: Seminar
Less than 10% of firefighters are women. But what these women lack in numbers, they make up for in guts and inspiration, paving the way for the next generation of women firefighters.
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Date: May 4, 2018
Type: Video
In many industries, email and text-based notifications exist to present users and customers with prescient and timely notifications about danger to their interests or events that directly affect them. This can be seen at large universities which in...
Presenter(s): Jason M. Forthofer
Date: May 3, 2018
Type: Seminar
This video details the procedure for sampling fuel loading using the photoload technique.
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Date: May 1, 2018
Type: Webinar

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