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Monthly Archives: January 2017

2017 East River SD TREX-Prescribed fire training oppurtunities

The US Fish & Wildlife Service, in conjunction with its partners, is now accepting application for the 2017 East River TREX to be held in South Dakota.  Please take a moment to look at the prescribed fire training opportunity the Great Plains Fire Zone is offering.  The link below will give you all the details for this opportunity and how to apply for positions. The application deadline is March 21st, 2017. This is a great opportunity…
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FLN Prescribed Fire Training Exchanges (TREX)

College credit - new listing This spring the University of Idaho is offering an online, upper division forestry course with TREX as the field component. Details are in the course flyer; registration is due by March 24.  Nebraska March 13-25, 2017  — Loup Prescribed Fire Training Exchange / central Participants in this TREX will conduct burns on private ranch lands designed to benefit native grassland and wildlife by discouraging woody encroachment into grasslands. The target audience includes local VFDs and…
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FLN Networker No. 227: January 4, 2017

The FLN Networker is a publication of the Fire Learning Network—a partnership of the USDA Forest Service, agencies of the Department of the Interior and The Nature Conservancy—intended to foster communication within the network and among its friends.  Submit comments, information to share, and subscription requests to Liz Rank. For more about the FLN, visit or contact Lynn Decker. News from the Field Colorado: The Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network is finding learning exchanges among core members to be a productive…
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