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Prescribed Fire Workshop for Landowners

  • Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge, HQ 10728 County Road X61 Wapello, IA, 52653 United States (map)

This workshop is a one-day educational class for landowners interested in using prescribed fire as a land management tool for prairies and forests.  It is NOT a certification, it is simply a way to gain knowledge about using fire as a management tool.  The class will cover topics such as:

  • Benefits of fire on prairie and forests
  • Setting goals and objectives for a burn
  • Creating and using a burn plan
  • Constructing fire breaks
  • Fire Weather
  • Wildland firefighting tools
  • Lighting techniques
  • Safety, safety, safety!!!
Earlier Event: June 3
Langwood Adventure Day
Later Event: April 7
RUSH Auction