Upcoming Events
Northern California Prescribed Fire Council announces two Rx workshops
October 8, 2019 Sonora and October 10, 2019 Sutter Creek
These one-day workshops (choose either Sonora or Sutter Creek) are designed for landowners and managers looking to gain skills in prescribed fire planning and implementation.

A follow up one day field trip will be held at UC Berkeley’s Blodgett Research Forest in Georgetown (El Dorado County) during the last week of October. Participants will tour lands actively managed with prescribed fire and take part in a prescribed fire, permit and weather allowing.

Workshop Topics:

  • Permitting and legal considerations

  • CalFire's Vegetation Management Program
  • Fire weather forecasting and online tools
  • Air quality and smoke management
  • Prescribed burn associations
  • Local fire history
  • Fire terms and fire behavior
  • Burn plan development
  • Burn unit preparation
  • Tools and equipment

For more information contact Susie Kocher at (530)542-2571. or by email.

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