COSA Register now for the Patch Burn Grazing Workshop!

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This is a unique workshop presenting innovative science and information on the benefits, challenges, and best practices of patch burn grazing in the shortgrass prairie ecosystem (and great food, company, and starry skies!). See below for more info.

Patch Burn Grazing Workshop

July 10-11, 2018

Semiarid Grasslands Research Center

14698 CR 114 Nunn, Colorado

What’s important about prescribed burning in the shortgrass prairie? Join us at the Semiarid Grasslands Research Center to learn more about the why and how of prescribed burning in this semi-arid ecosystem. Researchers, managers, and ranchers will share their insights and we’ll discuss challenges and opportunities for using fire in the shortgrass prairie.

Register ($45) here:

· Classroom sessions in the morning and then field trips for the afternoonsboth daysto Pawnee National Grassland.

· Continuing education credits offered for the Society for Range Management = 8 CPRM, The Wildlife Society = 6 CWB, Society for Ecological Restoration = 8 CERP

Meals: Lunch and supper on July 10 and lunch on July 11.

Lodging: A limited amount of lodging is available on site. To reserve a room, use the on-line form at the bottom of the page: http://sgrc.colostate.edu/facilities-rates/.

Information you will need to fill out the form: Meeting contact: Gloria Edwards; Meeting contact email: Gloria.Edwards@colostate.edu; Event name: Patch Burn Grazing Meeting; Event Affiliation: Colorado State University, Southern Rockies Fire Science Exchange.

Directions: http://rangelands.org/ESD/2011_cheyenne/map_directions_to_sgs-ric.pdf

Partners:

Gloria J. Edwards

Program Coordinator

Southern Rockies Fire Science Network

1472 CSU Campus Delivery

Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO 80523

(970) 491-2991

Get the latest SRFSN news and info at

www.southernrockiesfirescience.org