Near Old Ganey Rd. and Hwy 59 in Baldwin County, AL, AL
Please consider applying to attend this no-cost, “Learn to Burn” educational program to increase exposure and gain confidence in conducting prescribed fire operations on woodlands.
The Alabama Cooperative Extension System, The Alabama Forestry Commission, The Alabama Prescribed Fire Council, along with public and private collaborating organizations, will conduct a prescribed burn on the first available burn window (Monday through Friday) between January 27 – January 31, 2020**.
**Depending on weather conditions, selected participants will be given 2 days advanced notice before the program is held.
This Learn to Burn event will be held near Old Ganey Rd. and Hwy 59 in Baldwin County, Alabama. Participants will attend the full day, 8:00 am to approximately 3:30 pm (CST).
Attendees will experience this day-long “start to finish” learning opportunity at no charge. Spend the day with professionals and actively participate with ignition patterns, holding techniques, and mop up. Only 20 participants will be accepted and assigned to crews. Each crew will be led by experienced, Alabama Certified Prescribed Burn Managers.
Old Ganey Rd. and Hwy 59
Baldwin County, AL