Do you have what it takes to be a wildland firefighter? Find out when Jen, Greg, and Chase talk about their experiences as firefighters and fire professionals.
The Fire Learning Trail - Pisgah National Forest, Grandfather Ranger District
The Fire Learning Trail is an enhanced interpretive trail in Pisgah National Forest near the Linville Gorge Wilderness Area. The trail introduces visitors to the role of fire in this area as well as wildland firefighters and local history. The trail includes educational signs and a podcast-style audio tour that is available on free CDs at the Linville Gorge Information Cabin or it can be downloaded from this page or iTunes. Photos of the educational signs and more information on when the trail will open coming soon.
In 2015, North Carolina celebrated the 100 year anniversary of their state foresters. This history is closely tied to railroads, Native Americans, and fire. Find out more with your hosts Jen, Greg, and Chase.
What happens after a wildfire? Jen, Greg, and Chase are back to talk about the process of succession. They discuss how this keeps our natural areas interesting and healthy.
In this episode, Jen, Greg, and Chase talk about the history of fire in and around the Linville Gorge. They discuss current fire management and point out areas where you might see evidence from recent fires.
Meet Jen, Greg, and Chase, your guides on The Fire Learning Trail! In this episode, you will get an overview of the intentions of the trail, and find out where you can get more information.