01/17/2018 - Pheasants Forever Prescribed Fire Workshop
Pheasants Forever will be hosting a basic prescribed fire workshop at the Alliance Public Library in Alliance, NE on Wednesday, January 17 at 9:00 AM. Workshop speakers familiar with fire will discuss how it can be used to benefit the land manager’s objectives and give a step-by-step breakdown of how to safely plan a prescribed fire. The workshop will run from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM with registration beginning at 8:30 AM. The workshop will cover a variety of topics such as firebreak preparation, equipment needs, burn plans and regulations, ignition techniques, weather, and fire behavior.
A $10 registration fee covers all training and training materials, refreshments, and a noon meal. Attendees are asked to please pre-register to reserve a meal. Contact Ashley at 308-850-8395, Mike at 308-765-9384 or visit www.NebraskaPF.com to register.