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Post of the month 04/2021: Miriam Morrill

About me: I am recently retired from a federal fire management position in the United States, where I managed a statewide fire prevention, fire mitigation and wildland fire cause investigation program in California. I am now leveraging my fire knowledge in combination with my skills as an illustrator to promote nature journaling as a fire […]

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Wildfires as an ecosystem service

Soil erosion is enhanced by wildfire, mainly due to the loss of vegetation cover and changes in soil properties. After wildfires, there is a need to control the non-sustainable soil and water losses.

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Online 2021 WG5 Meeting

WG5 meetingWildfires: Risk analysis, awareness and education strategies Digital EventMarch 29, 2021, from 9:00 to 15:20 CET Due to the restrictions with the current situation, the WG5 meeting  will be held online to allow collaborators to participate. The meeting will be focused on the exchange of experiences on a European scale.In the morning: risk analysis in [...]

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