A women’s focused prescribed fire training exchange helps women and men build a more inclusive and successful culture for our fire profession. A report from the Incident Commander of the 2016 WTREX.
In which a Southern man goes West to attend the first Women’s Wildland Fire Training Exchange and learns a bit about his feminine history, our changing traditions, and women and men and fire.
Hosted in Dorset on the south coast of England, the conference will focus on “Wildfire resilience in a UK context”
Learning the traditional Māori use of fire can help New Zealand fire managers understand fire use and improve fire protection as climates warm and dry.
Flipping from “top-down” to a community-based approach to fill the gap between the concept and practice of “shared responsibility”
In northwest California, the Klamath River Prescribed Fire Training Exchange offers a model for increasing the scope and scale of prescribed burning, and a model for bringing communities together too.
Fire is heat and light – and each season, on prescribed burns and wildfires, post-burn and pre-burn, we capture the amazing light of fires in our photographs of fire behavior, firefighters at work and the landscapes we manage with fire. As the northern fire season begins to wind down and the southern season ramps up, […]
Sharing the themes and strategies used globally to foster wildfire awareness and prevention.