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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
Preliminary schedule of events:
Coffee meet and greet
Keynote speaker: Dave Myers, Shasta-Trinity National Forest Supervisor
Speaker/Topic: Masticated Fuelbed Maintenance
Speaker/Topic: Cut/Chip/Lop & Scatter Treatments and Their Maintenance in the WUI
Speaker/Topic: Alternative Fuel Reduction Treatments, e.g., goats, other browsers, etc.
BBQ at Cantara, Sacramento River Canyon, Phase II Fuelbreak project of the FSCSC/MSAFSC
Dedication of Phase II Fuelbreak in honor of the late Rich Arm, Retired Fire Prevention Technician, U.S.F.S.
Speaker/Topic: Small-Scale Co-generation Application/CAL-FOREST
Dinner at Coffee Connection followed by Will Harling, FSCSC/Humboldt County FSC; prescribed fire presentation and video
Saturday, May 17th, 2014 Preliminary schedule of events:
Meet for coffee and continental breakfast
Speaker: Ed Frederickson, Herbicide Researcher, Thunder Road Resources
Speaker: Prescribed Fire in the WUI
11:15 A.M.-12:00 P.M.
Speaker: Presentation for Motivating and More Than Sustaining your local Fire Safe Council
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