Below you'll find new CFSC resources and upcoming events.On the left are some great ways to stay connected and updated from emailed newsletters to twitter. In addition to organizing our resources by region, below and in the left menu you'll find links to topic-based resource libraries. For regional resource lists, use the "Regions" menu at the top or the left.
Source of Sediment Hazards on Steep Slopes. Research Brief
Fire behavior in masticated fuels. Research Brief.
Fire, Spatial Structure, and Heterogenity in Sierra Nevada Forests. Research Brief.
Fire Regimes in the "Two Californias." Research brief.
The 2015 Joint Fire Science Program Research Funding Opportunity Solicitation is open through Nov 21, 2014. Both the primary and the Graduate Research (GRIN) funding opportunities can be found here.
The California Fire Science Consortium coordinated the Panel Review of the California Board of Forestry and Fire Protection's Draft Vegetation Treatment Plan Environmental Impact Report (VTPEIR). The report from this review is available here.
Upcoming field trips
Aspen Ecology and Restoration Management Workshop. October 28-28, South Lake Tahoe, CA. Registration full.
7th California Oak Symposium: Managing Oak Woodlands in a Dynamic World. UCANR Nov 3-6, 2014, Visalia Convention Center, San Joaquin Valley, CA.
A Future with Fire: Exploring opportunities for a more resilient California. The Northern California and the Southern Sierra Prescribed Fire Councils Fall conference. December 2-3, 2014, Lion's Gate Hotel in McClellan, CA.
The Association for Fire Ecology (AFE) invites you to the Sixth International Fire Ecology and Management Congress, Nov 16-20, 2015, San Antonio, TX
California Fire Science Consortium Twitter feed
Resource library topics
To best communicate local science, the CFSC is divided into 4 regional teams and one statewide wildland-urban interface team. Statewide coordination is through UC Berkeley. Visit the pages below for regional contact information and resources:
For website information or general questions, please contact:
Stacey Sargent Frederick
California Fire Science Consortium
Wildland Fire Science Lab
360 Mulford Hall, UC Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720