Check out January’s Field Guide from the Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network! Just released, this publication is filled with information about each of the Networks across the nation. The Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network is a tremendous demonstration of the Cohesive Strategy in action. As part of a cooperative agreement, The Nature Conservancy, USDA..
This is a great little vid about the greater sage-grouse and its dependence on sagebrush ecosystems. A federal listing of the greater sage-grouse under the Endangered Species Act will have significant ecological, economical, social and cultural impacts across the West.The issue: Rangeland fires in recent years are HUGE, hundreds of thousands of acres. These fires..
HOW COOL IS THIS! Thirteen year old (yes 13!) Sahar Khashayar built a device that detects wildfires (and home fires) and sends an alert even before smoke is seen.Young Sahar entered a science contest and won second prize (really, that’s it?) for designing a device that detects different types of fires, not just those..