Presentations from the 2017 PA Prescribed Fire Council Meeting

*sound works best with headphones*

WEBINAR: Mobile Mapping- An Introduction to Avenza Maps

Avenza Maps is becoming popular on firelines because it has made mobile GIS technology easy to access across devices. It allows for quick transfer of information with downloadable maps, easy search functions and GPS tracking abilities.

Jason Hattersley is the Timber Sale Administrator for the George Washington and Jefferson National Forest. He has extensive experience as a wildland firefighter and using the Avenza system on the ground. The 30 minute presentation includes an overview of how you can use the Avenza Map System as a tool in the field for wildfires or controlled burns and Jason's suggestions based on his experience followed by Q&A. 

WEBINAR: Finding the Best Science Available on Fire Ecology and Fire Regimes of Northeastern, Great Lakes, and Appalachian Ecosystems

WEBINAR: Finding the Best Science Available on Fire Ecology and Fire Regimes of Northeastern, Great Lakes, and Appalachian Ecosystems

Managers and planners need scientifically sound information on historical fire regimes and contemporary changes in fuels and fire regimes to make informed management decisions. To address this need, two new fire regime publications Fire Regime Reports and Fire Regime Syntheses are now available and spatially searchable. 

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