Era of Megafires

Jo Shreve

When:
October 11, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
2017-10-11T18:30:00-06:00
2017-10-11T21:30:00-06:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
U.S. Forest Service - Salmon-Challis National Forest

The Era of Megafires is a 70-minute, multi-media presentation hosted by Dr. Paul Hessburg, who has conducted fire and landscape ecology research for more than 27 years. The presented material comes in the form of fast-moving, short, topic-based talks interspersed with compelling video vignettes and features the work of wildfire photographer, John Marshall. Think Ted X mixed with snappy documentary shorts and compelling photography. The videos are produced by award-winning documentary film company, North 40 Productions, of Wenatchee, WA.

The presentation is designed to educate audiences across the West so that they may better participate in the conversation and solutions surrounding the Megafire issue.

Sponsors for this event include U.S. Forest Service Intermountain Region, Salmon-Challis National Forest and the Northern Rockies Fire Science Network.   Doors will open at 6:30PM, and the presentation will begin at 7:00PM.

Forest Service