Past Events

A panel perspective on regeneration in Southwest pine forests after high severity wildfire – August 2014

Panelists: Pete Fulé- Northern Arizona University, Collin Haffey- USGS Jemez Field Station, José Iniguez and Suzanne Owen- USFS Rocky Mountain Research Station, Jim Youtz- USFS Southwestern Region, Joy Mast- Carthage College The Southwest Fire Science Consortium is hosting a panel discussion on regeneration of pine forests after high severity wildfires. Recent fires such as the [...]

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Pinaleño Field Trip – August 21, 2014

On August 21, 2014, we conducted a 1 day field trip to learn about the fire and disturbance history of the Pinaleño range. We discussed disturbance history, primarily fire and insect, how local management plans to restore mixed conifer and spruce-fir through the Pinaleño Ecosystem Restoration Project, threatened and endangered species concerns, and fire suppression [...]

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Slide Fire Field Trip – June 13, 2014

On June 13, 2014, we toured the recent Slide Fire in Oak Creek Canyon, Arizona. We saw how suppression staff were able to catch spot fires within treatment areas, by using low intensity burnouts, and we visited where the fire started at the south end of the canyon. We were accompanied by fire operations staff [...]

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