Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop
Various locations and dates
These trainings are designed for private landowners and land managers, and anyone else who is interested in learning more about how to plan and implement prescribed fire on private lands. These two-day workshops are designed for landowners and managers looking to gain skills in prescribed fire planning and implementation. One day will be classroom instruction and and the other will be focused on field exercises or a field trip.
Are you interested in using prescribed fire as a management tool? Are you interested in learning more about options for prescribed fire on private lands, laws and permits, and community-based prescribed burn associations? If so, this training is for you!
Topics may include:
The purpose and benefits of prescribed fire
Options for prescribed fire on private lands, including prescribed burn associations and CAL FIRE Vegetation Management Program
Prescribed fire laws and regulations
Air quality and smoke management
Burn planning and unit preparation
Fire weather websites and tools
Safety and personal protective equipment
Grants and other funding opportunities
Formation of a Mendocino County Prescribed Burn Association!
For a list of upcoming events, locations, and registration, please visit https://ucanr.edu/sites/forestry/Wildfire/Prescribed_fire/Rx_workshop/