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Webinar: Fire Prevention Education Teams

"You are invited to attend our latest Live Webinar sponsored by: UGA - Southern Regional Extension Forestry.

Title: Fire Prevention Education Teams: Lessons Learned from the 2016 Appalachian Wildfires

What will you learn?

Fire Prevention Education Teams (FPET) work with state and local partners to reduce unwanted human-generated fires through various education and outreach activities. During the 2016 Appalachian wildfires, inter-agency FPETs successfully reached approximately 6.68 million people and saved an estimated $11 million through fire prevention efforts. This webinar highlights the methods and lessons learned from this effort. learn more here...


Paul Gellerstadt, Cooperative Fire, All-Hazard and Prevention Program Manager, US Forest Service, Southern Region
Terri Jenkins, Fire Management Specialist, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge"

Session Details:

Jul 10, 2017 11:00 am US/Eastern     Duration: 01:00 (hh:mm)

This webinar will be recorded and posted back to the Webinar Portal for on-demand viewing within a week. CEUs are available for on-demand webinars when applicable.

Who should participate?

Fire Professionals
Natural Resource Professionals
News/ Media