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Spring Meeting and Field Tour - Bay Area Prescribed Fire Council

  • Morgan Hill Council Chambers and Henry W. Coe State Park 17555 Peak Avenue Morgan Hill, CA, 95037 United States (map)

The Bay Area Prescribed Fire Council is excited to announce our first Spring Meeting and Tour this Thursday May 2nd and Friday May 3rd in Morgan Hill/ Henry Coe state park.

 It should be great gathering of prescribed fire practitioners from throughout the greater Bay Area, who are excited to share our experiences and plan how to get the work done.

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Thursday will include speakers on:

Bay Area Prescribed Fire Council

Who we are and what we hope to do- Phil Dye, Prometheus Fire Consulting LLC View Presenation PDF >

-Cultural burning on Amah Mutsun land

-Air Quality with the Bay Area Air Quality Management District

-Ecological reasons to burn with Audubon Canyon Ranch and Sonoma Ecology Center

Rx Fire in California Grasslands -Jason Mills M.S. Restoration and Fire Ecologist With the Sonoma Ecology Center View Presentation PDF >

Fire Ecology - Brian Peterson, Fire Ecologist, Fire Forward View Presentation PDF >

-Legislative update

Fire MOU- Carol Rice View Presentation PDF >


Friday will be a tour of nearby Henry Coe state park, of their Rx burning and wildfire history with park employees and Cal Fire as tour guides.