Explore wildland fire issues at WUI 2015

Blog Post created by lisamariesinatra Employee on Jan 9, 2015

If you are one of the many wildland fire professionals responsible for protecting local forests, educating WUIcommunity residents, and managing operations, suppression and risk management activities, then you won't want to miss the 2015 International Association of Fire Chief’s (IAFC) Wildland-Urban Interface conference (WUI Conference).

The WUI Conference, held March 24-26 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:

  • Fire Adapted Communities
  • Operations and Suppression
  • WIldland Fire Policy & Tools

The WUI Conference’s comprehensive program also offers attendees the opportunity to attend NWCG courses and obtain Continuing Forestry Education credits.

For more information and to register, visit IAFC’s WUI 2015 web page today.