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Prescribed Fire Workshop: Benefits and Application

8:00a to 4:00p
Fri, December 06, 2019

LCRA – McKinney Roughs Nature Park
1884 Hwy 71 West
Cedar Creek, Tx 78612

Bobby Eichler
(979) 968-9942

Prescribed Fire Workshop for landowners and managers -- the basics of using and applying prescribed burning to manage for quail, white-tailed deer, other wildlife species and livestock management.

Presentations topics will include:

  • Historical perspectives on fire,
  • The role of fire in vegetation management,
  • Fire weather and safety,
  • Fire line preparation,
  • Suppression equipment
  • Smoke management,
  • Planning the burn.

Weather permitting, participants will conduct a burn.

The workshop costs $10.00 and lunch is provided. Attendance is limited to 30 attendees.

Please RSVP by contacting Bobby Eichler at (979) 968-9942 by December 2nd.

If planning to assist on a prescribed fire, guests will need to bring leather gloves, leather boots and cotton outerwear.