Explore wildland fire issues at WUI 2014

Blog Post created by lisamariesinatra Employee on Sep 25, 2013

If you are one of the many wildland fire professionals responsible for protecting local forests, educating community residents, and managing operations, suppression and risk management activities, then be sure to mark your calendar to attend the 2014 International Association of Fire Chief’s (IAFC) Wildland-Urban Interface conference (WUI Conference).

WUIThe WUI Conference, held March 17-19 in Reno, Nevada, offers hands-on training and interactive sessions that will address the challenges of wildland fire and provide the latest information about advancements in the field.

Sessions and workshops are divided into three tracks:

  • Community Protection
  • Operations
  • Wildland Fire Policy

The WUI Conference’s comprehensive program also offers attendees the opportunity to earn NWCG and NIMs certification, as well as professional Continuing Forestry Education credits.

For more information and to register, visit IAFC’s WUI 2014 web page today.