5th Northwest Regional Fire Safe Conference REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED!!

5th NORTHWEST REGIONAL FIRE SAFE CONFERENCE
May 16th and May 17th, 2014
Dukes and Daisies Lodge, Mt. Shasta City Park
1315 Nixon Road
Mt. Shasta, California

Our theme is “Maintenance of Fuelbreaks, Shaded Fuelbreaks, and Related Fuel Reduction in the WUI”

Friday, May 16th, 2014 schedule of events:
9:00 A.M. Meet and greet plus continental breakfast
9:30 A.M. Speaker: Pat Frost, Calfornia Fire Safe Council
9:45 A.M. Keynote speaker: Dave Myers, Shasta-Trinity National Forest Supervisor
10:00 A.M. Speaker: Eric Knapp, U.S.F.S. Pacific Southwest Forest & Range  Experimental Station: Masticated Fuelbed Maintenance
11:00 A.M. Speakers: Steve Gregory, Gregory Livestock Co., Lincoln, CA and Lee Hazeltine, Precision Applicators, Woodland, CA: “Alternative Fuel Reduction Treatments; Goats and Other Browsers”
12:00 P.M. BBQ at Cantara, Sacramento River Canyon, on the Phase II Fuelbreak Project of the FSCSC/MSAFSC
1:15 P.M. Dedication of Southwest Mt. Shasta Fuel Reduction Phase II  Project, in honor of the late Rich Arm, retired Fire Prevention Technician, U.S.F.S.
2:15 P.M. Speaker: Will Harling, FSCSC/Humboldt County FSC; prescribed  fire presentation and video
3:30 P.M. Speaker: Joanne Drummond, Fire Safe Council of Nevada County: “Sustaining and More Than Motivating Your Local Fire Safe Council”
4:30 P.M. First Discussion: Fire Safe Council Sharing From Local Fire  Safe Councils
6:30 P.M. Dinner at Coffee Connection and music by the Evelyn Horner Front  Porch Swing Band!

Saturday, May 17th, 2014 schedule of events:
9:00 A.M. Meet for coffee and continental breakfast
9:30 A.M. Speaker: Ed Frederickson, Herbicide Researcher, Thunder Road  Resources
10:15 A.M. Speaker: Tom Jopson, CAL-FOREST; Small-Scale Biomass Gasification  Application
11:15 A.M.-12:00 P.M. Second Discussion: Fire Safe Council Sharing From Local Fire Safe  Councils
1:15 P.M. – 4:30 P.M. Field trips to three different FSCSC/MSAFSC fuel reduction project  sites in the Mt. Shasta
City WUI

 

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