Living With Fire Virtual Series, 2021

May 10th, 2021

Below are the recordings and presentations from the  “Living With Fire Virtual Series”, part of Nevada Wildfire Awareness Campaign, 2021.


Session 1: Firewise Landscaping


Reduce the threat of wildfire and learn about firewise landscaping around your home.

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Wendy Hanson Mazet, Certified Arborist, and Extension Plant Diagnostician. She has expertise in horticulture, arboriculture, noxious weeds, and vegetable and low water use gardening.

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Session 2:Wildfire Evacuation Preparedness

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Session 3: Perspectives of a Wildland Fire Investigator

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Session 4: The Timeline of Climate, Weather and Fire

Learn about the interactions between climate, fire and weather.

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Session 5: Protect, Prevent and Prepare with NV Energy

Learn how NV Energy is working with customers and partners using innovative strategies to reduce the risk of wildfire to Nevadans.

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Session 6: Wildfire Smoke and Health

What are the potential health impacts of wildfire smoke and how can communities prepare for smoke?

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Session 7: Home Hardening Q&A

Living With Fire hosted a question and answer (Q&A) workshop focused on "home hardening" or building or retrofitting homes to withstand wildfire. To watch a former presentation on this topic view the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O-g4-...

Speaker:

Dr. Steve Quarles, University of California Cooperative Extension Advisor Emeritus and the retired Chief Scientist for Wildfire and Durability, Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety Research Center.

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