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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Local plans, such as the comprehensive plan, economic development plan, and transportation plan, establish policies that are intended to guide a community’s day-to-day land use decisions and capital facilities expenditures. These policies have a...
Presenter(s): Jay Wilson, Molly Mowery, Brett Holt, Amanda Siok
Date: November 17, 2017
Type: Webinar
The recent Lolo Peak Fire and associated burnouts and backburnsresulted in both expected and unexpected burn patterns related to differences in forest structure, topography, and weather. It also illustrates the "perfect storm" of stifling...
Presenter(s): Stephen F. Arno
Date: November 16, 2017
Type: Seminar
This webinar highlights results from a study on the effects of fuel treatments and previously burned areas on subsequent fire management costs. Presenter Kevin Barnett and his colleagues, Helen Naughton, Sean Parks, and Carol Miller, built models...
Presenter(s): Kevin M. Barnett
Date: November 15, 2017
Type: Webinar
Since late 2015, a one dimensional model of snow pack structure, know as SNOWPACK, has been evaluated by the National Weather Service at Missoula, in collaboration with Montana State University. The model is driven by point-based output from a high-...
Presenter(s): Chris Gibson
Date: November 9, 2017
Type: Seminar
This 90 minute video was created as part of the National Whitebark Pine Summit 2017. Eight speakers present the current status of whitebark pine in their management areas and summarize the current estoration plans that they have in place.
Presenter(s): Robert E. Keane, A. D. Bower, Dana L. Perkins, Melissa Jenkins, Kristin Legg, M. F. Mahalovich
Date: November 7, 2017
Type: Video
Becoming a fire-adapted community that can live with wildfire is envisioned as a continuous, iterative process of adaptation. We combined national and case study research to examine how experience with wildfire alters the built environment and...
Presenter(s): Miranda H. Mockrin
Date: October 30, 2017
Type: Webinar
Fire is a paradox: good if it is under control, and usually bad if it is wild and out of control. Now we're beginning to realize that we need to reintroduce fire to many ecosystems. It's often an essential management tool needed to maintain stands...
Date: October 24, 2017
Type: Video
As the distribution and abundance of non-native cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) in the Great Basin has increased, the extent and frequency of fire in the region has increased by as much as 200%. These changes in fire regimes are associated with loss of...
Presenter(s): Erica Fleishman, Jimi Gragg
Date: October 12, 2017
Type: Webinar
Cities are diverse places with heterogeneous landscapes and are home to complex processes occurring over a wide range of length and time scales. Understanding and modeling these process is critical to improved sustainability related to goals of...
Presenter(s): Eric Pardyjak
Date: October 12, 2017
Type: Seminar
In May of 2017 the Missoula, Montana and San Dimas, California Technology and Development Centers emerged from a multi year re-organization effort to form the National Technology and Development Program. Our new organization is guided by the...
Presenter(s): Mark Vosburgh
Date: October 5, 2017
Type: Webinar