Thursday October 10th at 2:30 pm CDT Registration Link
Fire plays an important role in maintaining healthy forests, but wildfires are changing. Glance at headlines from all over the globe and you’ll see wildfires are growing more intense and destructive, endangering human lives and entire ecosystems. Join Island Press for a free webinar discussing the past, present, and future of wildfires in North America. Science journalist Edward Struzik will provide insights into the landscape changes that he witnessed while writing his book, Firestorm: How Wildfire Will Shape Our Future. Fire ecologists Andrew Barton and Helen Poulos will delve into the differences between geographical areas and types of forests across North America.