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Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) - Air Quality Planning for Wildland Smoke: Part 4 of 5

Topics: Air, Emergency Preparedness, Environmental Health Surveillance, Forest Fires, Outdoor Air Location: General, Canada

This webinar series will provide attendees with an understanding of the impacts of wildland smoke on the health of tribal communities and strategies to minimize exposure. Each 90-minute webinar will feature multiple presentations on the topics listed below. The webinars are free and open to anyone; registration for the webinars will be available in late November. The webinars will be recorded.

In webinar 4 of 5, Tribal presenters will describe how smoke events impacted their communities, how utilizing monitoring data during a wildfire can help identify health risks, and how tribes can better prepare for wildfire seasons.

Presentations:

  1. The Yurok Tribe’s Wildfire Disaster Response and Reintroduction of Prescribed Fire to Help Prevent Future Wildfires
  2. Preparing for the Next Wildland Fire Season
  3. TBA

http://www7.nau.edu/itep/main/docs/training/air/wbnr-RegSmokeWebinars18.pdf

Event DateMar 01, 2018
14:00 to 15:30
EST
Posted by NCCEHJan 17, 2018
Location TypeOnline
Location: Canada