*PLEASE NOTE THE NEW WEBINAR DATE* Southern Fire Exchange Webinar How Cattle, Logging, Fire and Climate Shaped the Mississippi Piney Woods since 1750
A free one hour webinar from the Southern Fire Exchange. Thursday, April 14, 2016. 1:00 - 2:00 PM ET.
Presenter: Grant Harley, Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi
This webinar will discuss recent research that has reconstructed the historical fire regimes of southern Mississippi longleaf pine forests. Using fire history evidence, Dr. Harley has been able to understand the influence of past land use as well as regional climate patterns on fire activity going back to the year 1750. This webinar will reveal his findings as well as management recommendations for those looking to burn in ways that mimic historical landscape patterns. Following the webinar there will be time for audience questions and answers.
One hour of Category 1 Society of American Foresters Continuing Education credit has been approved.