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Prescribed Fire Workshop

February 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

$15

Prescribed Fire Workshop

Participate in a live burn

Learn prescribed burn techniques that you can use on your own land

Learn about prescribed burn plans, smoke management, fire weather, liability laws, financial resources, and burn permits

Use a drip torch and other tools of the trade

Ask questions to experienced professionals

 

 

Date: February 23, 2022

Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Time Zone: America/New_York

Location: Gaskins Forest Education Center, 3359 Moore Sawmill Road
Alapaha, GA 31622 United States

Cost: $15.00

Contact: Susan French

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Join The Longleaf Alliance and our partners for an exciting learn & burn workshop, ideal for landowners and land managers with minimal to no prescribed fire experience.

 

Attendees will:

  • Participate in a live burn
  • Use a drip torch and other tools of the trade
  • Learn about prescribed burn techniques, burn plans, smoke management, fire weather,            liability laws, financial resources, and burn permits
  • Ask questions to experienced professionals

 

What to Expect:

  • Participants are required to sign a hold-harmless liability disclosure/waiver on the day of the event.
  • Participants must expect to be an active part of the day walking on uneven ground and using/carrying tools.
  • Participants must wear natural fiber (cotton, linen, silk, wool) pants and shirts. Leather boots are preferred. Participants are encouraged to bring eye protection and leather gloves.
  • Participants are encouraged to bring a bandana, water bottle, and sunscreen.

 

In the event of rain, the workshop will be rescheduled from February 23 to March 4, 2022.

Details

Date:
February 23
Time:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$15
Website:
https://longleafalliance.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Learn-and-Burn-Workshop-Feb-2022.pdf