Wildfire Preparedness for Farmers and Ranchers

May 7, 2024

Please see message below about two great upcoming webinars from Lenya Quinn-Davidson, UCCE Fire Network Director...


The UC ANR Fire Network is hosting two upcoming webinar series that may be of interest to you. One is focused on wildfire preparedness for farmers and ranchers, and the other will highlight hot topics in fire science (inspired by great sessions our team saw at the Association for Fire Ecology conference in Monterey in December). See attached for more details and registration links, and please share with your networks! These are open to everyone.

Wildfire Preparedness for Farmers and Ranchers:

  • May 21, 6-7 pm, Ranch Hardening & Wildfire Preparedness for Agricultural Structures
  • May 28, 6-7 pm, The Realities of Managing Livestock Health During Wildfire

Hot Topics in Fire Science and Stewardship:

  • May 29, 12-12:45 pm: Restoring Fire to Meadows and Other Cultural Landscapes (Alice Lincoln-Cook, CA Indian Basketweavers Association, and Brian Peterson, Audubon Canyon Ranch/Fire Forward)
  • June 5, 3-3:45 pm, How Can we Assess Plant Flammability? (Jane Causon, University of Melbourne, and Max Moritz, UC ANR)
  • June 12, 12-12:45 pm, Nuances in Fire History and Management: Lessons from Oregon (Dr. Andrew Merschel, Postdoctoral Scholar with ORISE & USDA FS Pacific Northwest Research Station, and Chris Dunn, Oregon State University)
  • July 17, 12-12:45 pm, Forestry and Fuel Profiles (Don Radcliffe, University of Washington, and Eric Knapp, USDA FS Pacific Southwest Research Station)

By Devii R Rao
Author - San Benito County Director and Area Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor

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