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WORKSHOP - Burning Issue: Sparking Effective Communication About Prescribed Fire


  • State College, PA USA (map)

This event is a joint workshop by the Pennsylvania Prescribed Fire Council, the Consortium of Appalachian Fire Managers & Scientists, and the North Atlantic Fire Science Exchange. Across the eastern US, fire managers and scientists must communicate with the public about the use of controlled burns and wildfire management on public and private lands. This workshop will offer participants a suite of social science tools and examples of successes, challenges, and lessons for communicating our message effectively.