Learn and Burn - Controlled Burning for Wildlife Habitat, Berea

Event Date: 
Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 08:30 to 16:00

Register today ($10, includes food)

Back up date: March 23, 2019
PLEASE SAVE BOTH DATES! Burning depends on favorable weather conditions.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET

Location: Berea College Forest at Berea, Kentucky
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Detailed agenda

The Forest Stewards Guild and Berea College invite you to learn how to restore native habitat and promote wildlife species through the application of controlled fire in your woodland.

We welcome you....this event is intended for participants with no fire experience to moderate levels of experience.

The event will include presentations and a tour, including an opportunity to observe a demonstration prescribed burn. Detailed agenda coming soon. Topics include:

  • Cost-share assistance programs
  • Other resources available to landowners
  • Shortleaf pine restoration
  • Woodland health benefits of prescribed burns
  • Wildlife habitat enhancement
  • Human safety during prescribed burns
  • Tools, techniques, and training 

Please tell your friends!
Download and share an event flyer, or for more information, contact Nick Biemiller.

Thank you to txlongleaf.org and ncprescribedfirecouncil.org for photos used in this event promotion and to our event partners and sponsors who help to make this all possible.