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Virtual: Fire Ecology – Elements of a Prescribed Burn

Dec
05

Virtual: Fire Ecology – Elements of a Prescribed Burn

Virtual: Fire Ecology - Elements of a Prescribed Burn | 9:00am-12:00pm

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Join us to learn about managing your land with a prescribed burn.

Virtual ZOOM Workshop on Dec 3rd and in-person demonstration on Dec 5 at Cibolo Nature Center or Herff Farm.

Fire is a valuable land management tool that provides both ecological and financial benefits. When conducted properly, prescribed burning is safe and beneficial for wildlife and brush control. Experts in prescribed burning will provide you with everything you need to know to conduct a prescribed burn, including:

Reasons for burning:

  • Notification & Regulations
  • Weather
  • Liability
  • Equipment
  • Hazards and Firebreaks
  • Planning and Conducting a Burn

Zoom Class Thursday, December 3rd, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm.

Will include presentations with:

Fire In Rangeland Ecology with Rufus Stephens

Preparing for a Burn with Wesley Evans

Weather Assessments for Fire and Prescribed Fire Equipment with Dusty Bruns

Plus, resources for program participants.

*This workshop will be recorded for program participants future use.

 

Demonstration Burn Saturday December 5th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The demonstration burn will be in-person at the Cibolo Nature Center or Herff Farm. The location will be emailed to participants on December at the 3rd Zoom.  (Masks, social distancing and PPE will be required.)

 

COST  $50 Members $60 Nonmembers

 

For more information, contact:

Ben Eldredge
ben@cibolo.org
(210) 633-7150

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