Join us this Wednesday evening at REI in Santa Fe to learn about controlled burns and smoke management.
What do you mean "controlled burn"? Fire as a restoration tool & smoke management
Understand the role of fire in the ecosystem. Learn how controlled/ prescribed fire is implemented and find out how smoke is managed and mitigated during a controlled burn. Discuss with your peers and fire professionals the how and why behind controlled burns.
5:30 - 5:45 Opening remarks, what is the Greater Santa Fe Fireshed?
5:45 - 6:30 Dennis Carril, Fire ecology/ Fuels, Santa Fe National Forest USFS
- Why prescribed fire – the role of fire in the forest ecosystem
- How is prescribed fire implemented?
- Smoke Management
6:30 - 7:00 Discussion, Q&A & Announcements