The Florida Park Service Fire Management Program is pleased to announce that the Southern Area Engine Academy will be held in person this year, November 12-18^th at Wekiva Springs State Park in Apopka, FL. The class is taught by instructors through lectures, visual aids and field exercises. There will be a focus on teaching the
The 2022 South Carolina Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting will take place Sept. 7-8, 2022 in the Clemson area. The field tour will be on September 7th with registration starting at 9:30 am and our classroom session will be on September 8th with registration starting at 8:30 am. There will also be a social following
The North Carolina State Forester’s Prescribed Burning Award may be presented annually to a NC Forest Service employee or group of employees who demonstrate leadership and excellence in accomplishing prescribed burning. This award represents an opportunity to recognize significant achievements in: overcoming obstacles to prescribed burning; working successfully with landowners and partners to facilitate, support and conduct
The Prescribed Fire Liability Report for the Southern U.S. is out now! This report summarizes laws, associated regulations, & known court cases for each Southern state to help increase understanding & minimize landowner risk of liability associated with #RxFire.
Please hold August 10 for the 2022 Annual Meeting, co-hosted with the NC Longleaf Coalition! We will hold the meeting at Millstone 4-H Camp, with a field tour the following day, August 11. Hotels and an evening social will be in Aberdeen, NC. Details, including registration and a draft agenda, will be released soon. If you have any questions, including agenda suggestions, please