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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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.
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.
Date: May 1, 2018
Type: Webinar
Prevalence of commercially available Virtual Reality systems and platforms has triggered a serious assessment for use in the training environment. This interactive presentation is intended to demonstrate how Virtual Reality can be used in training...
Presenter(s): Matt Gibson
Date: April 26, 2018
Type: Seminar
Frank Kanawha Lake tells KHSU radio that "reinstating traditional burning regimes today benefits not only the tribes and those ecosystems, but also the larger society and the public." Lake works for the USDA Forest Service-Pacific Southwest...
Presenter(s): Frank K. Lake
Date: April 25, 2018
Type: Podcast
This 54 minute webinar by Katie McKeever, Forest Pathologist, Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, examines the biology, disease cycle, and history of white pine blister rust in North America and provide information on cultural...
Presenter(s): Katie McKeever
Date: April 24, 2018
Type: Webinar
This webinar will discuss various agricultural and forestry fires and their impacts on air quality, including smoke and other air emissions. Basic Smoke Management Practices (BSMPs) will be discussed as means to minimize air quality impacts from...
Presenter(s): Greg Johnson
Date: April 23, 2018
Type: Webinar