Prescribed Fire

2015 Archive

Key Concepts Regarding Prescribed Fire

Fire is an important process in the ecology of most native plant and animal communities, especially in uplands. Most plant and animal communities in the Great Plains and eastern forests evolved with...

Hello, my name is Vaughn Reed, and I love conducting prescribed burns

One of the many things that I have learned since arriving at the Noble Research Institute is that prescribed burns are a big thing out here.

Early brush control lessens future problems

Woody plants are encroaching rangelands in the Southern Great Plains.

New prescribed burn insurance protects landowners

Liability has always been a concern for landowners using or considering the use of prescribed fire. Surveyed landowners report liability as one of the major reasons they do not use prescribed fire in their property management.