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

Webinars and Recorded Media

In addition to NRFSN-sponsored webinars and videos, the NRFSN catalogs Northern Rockies-relevant webinars, videos and podcasts produced by other entities. This archive can be searched by presenter, date, topic, and/or ecosystem type. The archive includes recordings from the Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP), the Association for Fire Ecology (AFE), 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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Wildland fires occupy the biosphere as both an ecological process essential for maintaining species diversity and a hazard to human lives, infrastructure and activities. Fire managers’ ability to anticipate fire behavior is key to maximizing...
Presenter(s): Kara M. Yedinak
Date: December 10, 2020
Type: Seminar
Burn severity is the ecological change resulting from wildland fires. Areas burned with high severity are of concern to land managers and others because postfire vegetation, soil, and other important ecosystem components can be highly altered. Using...
Presenter(s): Gregory K. Dillon
Date: December 9, 2020
Type: Webinar
Columbia University researchers warned in April that the western United States might be entering a 20-year mega-drought. Human-caused climate change is one reason. And drought is an even bigger problem in places that have uneven access to water in...
Presenter(s): Molly Wood
Date: December 5, 2020
Type: Video
This is the second webinar in a six-part series that informs forestry and natural resource professionals of the full scope of land management approaches used by Native Americans across the country. Federal agencies have a unique political...
Presenter(s): Alicia Bell-Sheeter, Lexie Rue-Harris
Date: December 3, 2020
Type: Webinar
What does current science and experience tell us about the near and long-term impacts of fire on water quality and how to recover?
Presenter(s): Christina Burri, Monica B. Emelko, Charles C. Rhoades
Date: December 3, 2020
Type: Webinar
PTSD is quietly impacting wildland firefighters with its often devastating personal and professional repercussions. While no official numbers exist, suicide has become another statistic now necessary to track within the wildland community as...
Presenter(s): Marc Titus
Date: November 23, 2020
Type: Webinar
Extensive wildfires across the US West and their dramatic effects for ecosystems, human health, and livelihoods have focused national attention on the need to dramatically improve in the immediate future both forest management and community...
Presenter(s): Courtney Schultz
Date: November 19, 2020
Type: Webinar
This presentation is part of the 2020-2021 Firelab Seminar Series.  Abstract has not been obtained.
Presenter(s): Brian E. Potter
Date: November 19, 2020
Type: Webinar
This will be the first in our new series to feature “Science in Management Spotlight,” the goal of which is to highlight active use of science in a management setting. Let us know if you have other examples! A presentation on Potential Operational...
Presenter(s): Jamie Long, Christopher D. O’Connor, Michael D. Caggiano
Date: November 19, 2020
Type: Webinar
Date: November 18, 2020 11am Mountain Time Changing disturbance regimes and climate can overcome forest ecosystem resilience. Following high-severity fire, forest recovery may be compromised by lack of tree seed sources, warmer and drier postfire...
Presenter(s): Jonathan D. Coop, Sean A. Parks, Camille Stevens-Rumann
Date: November 18, 2020
Type: Webinar