Southern Rockies Fire Service Network Presents at the 2013 Backyards & Beyond

Blog Post created by ryan.quinn Employee on Nov 14, 2013

Backyards and Beyond 2013 is in full swing and the atmosphere is a buzz about Firewise. Gloria Edwards, Program Coordinator with the Southern Rockies Fire Science Network, Colorado State University, was one of the first presenters of the day. The mission of the Southern Rockies Fire Science Network is to support fire science from mesas to mountains; ensuring awareness and use of credible fire science among researchers, managers and communities. The Network is committed to find solutions to improve on the ground fire management in South Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado and central Utah. They distribute their information using online information; website, E news, twitter and research briefs. They also conduct face-to-face events consisting of workshops, field trips, presentations and webinars. They have developed partnerships with local community groups, regional agencies, universities, non-profits and other consortia. To learn more about the Southern Rockies Fire Science Network, you can visit their website at www.srockiesfsn.org