Building wildfire resiliency in the communities throughout Minnesota's Arrowhead region.

Prescribed Fire: The Planning & Mechanics of Implementing a Prescribed Burn

Saturday March 26th , 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Vermilion Community College CL104

1900 East Camp Street

Ely, MN 55731

Presentations by Local Fire Practitioners, Viewing of fire equipment used, Q & A with USFS representatives

Register here to access FREE event:

Sharing knowledge on HOW prescribed fire is used as a vital tool in restoring and promoting resilient forests

Presentations include: 

- What is a Burn Plan? Parameters and challenges.

- Weather, smoke management, communication, cooperator coordination and equipment used. 

Followed by an overview of 2022 USFS land management projects.

Questions? Contact Gloria@ (218)365-0878 or

Mask requirements for indoor campus spaces have ended. Effective immediately (Friday, March 4). Please remember that individuals can continue wearing masks if they prefer. (Click here for additional VCC COVID-19 Information). 

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