Women-in-Fire Prescribed Fire Training Exchange (WTREX)
April 22 - May 3
Join us for twelve days of hands-on burning and learning at The Nature Conservancy’s Niobrara Valley
Preserve! We will explore the growing role of women in fire management, conduct prescribed fire operations designed to advance formal qualifications, and engage in workshops and dialogue on fire ecology and effects, communications and outreach, prescribed fire policy and planning, and tools for empowering a more diverse and thoughtful fire workforce.
Who Can Participate? This event is intended for fire practitioners from federal, state, local, NGO, university, and Tribal organizations. Participants of all genders and backgrounds are welcome!
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To apply, complete this application form by January 19, 2024 (notifications will be sent out by late February).
Full information can be found on the event flier: https://firenetworks.org/wp-content/uploads/WTREX-Announcement-2024-Final.pdf