Learn and Burn - Controlled Burning for Wildlife Habitat, Sewanee

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 08:30 to 16:00

Registration full!

Burning depends on favorable weather conditions.Burning depends on favorable weather conditions.

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT
Location: University of the South Forest, Sewanee, TN
Event flyer

Detailed Agenda

The Forest Stewards Guild, Tennessee Wildlife Federation, and University of the South invite you to learn how to restore native habitat and promote wildlife species through the application of controlled fire in your woodland.

We welcome you....this event is intended for participants with no fire experience to moderate levels of experience.

The event will include presentations and a tour, including an opportunity to observe a demonstration prescribed burn. 

Topics include:

  • Cost-share assistance programs
  • Other resources available to landowners
  • Shortleaf pine restoration
  • Woodland health benefits of prescribed burns
  • Wildlife habitat enhancement
  • Human safety during prescribed burns
  • Tools, techniques, and training 
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