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Wildfire Risk to Communities: New Features & Data

October 14, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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October 14, 2020
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. MT (1:00 p.m. CT, 2:00 p.m. ET)

Wildfire Risk to Communities is a national tool with interactive maps, charts, and resources to help every community in the U.S. understand, explore, and reduce wildfire risk. In the fall of 2020, the website was updated with new data and features, including new map views and GIS data available for download. During this webinar, see a demonstration of the Wildfire Risk to Communities and learn about data updates. Wildfire Risk to Communities was created by the USDA Forest Service under the direction of Congress and builds on nationwide LANDFIRE data.

Speakers: 

  • Kelly Pohl, Communications & Policy Director, Headwaters Economics,
  • Greg Dillon, Spatial Fire Analyst, U.S. Forest Service,
  • Frank Fay, Applied Fire Ecologist, U.S. Forest Service & Business Lead, LANDFIRE,
  • Jim Menakis, Fire Ecologist, U.S. Forest Service

Webinar sponsors: LANDFIRE, The Nature Conservancy, Headwaters Economics.

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Date:
October 14, 2020
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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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