Mid-Atlantic Fire Ecology and Management

The Mid-Atlantic Fire Ecology and Management Workshop offered discussions on a range of topics relevant to the use of prescribed fire on the Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain, including fire ecology and its impacts on plants, animals, and native communities, as well as the ins and outs of controlled burning and its use in our area.  

Click on the links below to download the workshop presentations (all files PDF).

60 participants attended the one-day workshop held at Salisbury University.  Participants and presenters included controlled burn practitioners and advisors from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, the Virginia Department of Recreation and Conservation, the Delaware Natural Heritage Program, the US Fish and Wildlife Service, the Natural Resource Conservation Service, the Maryland Department of the Environment, Salisbury University, and staff from the Maryland/DC and Virginia chapters of The Nature Conservancy.

Download the workshop Agenda.


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