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2019 SC Prescribed Fire Council Meeting

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Piedmont Technical College

1922 Wilson Rd.

Newberry, SC 29108

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South Carolina Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting

September 24-25, 2019 – Newberry, SC

This is a 1.5 day workshop. The first day will be an afternoon field tour in Indian Creek Focal Area. Everyone will meet at the Enoree Ranger District, 20 Work Center Rd, Whitmire, SC at 1:30 pm to begin the field tour. We need to carpool to reduce the number of vehicles on the field trip. The field trip will return to the parking area by 5 pm. The social will be at The Newberry Firehouse Conference Center, 1227 McKibben St, Newberry, SC from 5:30-7:30 pm.

The second day will be held at the Piedmont Technical College, 1922 Wilson Rd, Newberry, SC with registration beginning at 8:30 am and the program starting at 9:00 am. This will be a classroom format, and a sponsored lunch will be served. ​Individuals can register for Day 1 ($30), Day 2 ($65) or Both Days ($95). Reduced pricing available to landowners; call for additional details.

Day 2: September 25, 2019
1922 Wilson Road
Newberry, SC 29440

8:30 Registration

9:00 SC Prescribed Fire Council Updates

Jason Hewett, Chair – SC Prescribed Fire Council

9:15 Interagency Burn Teams

Randy Tate, Ft. Stewart/Altamaha Longleaf Partnership Coordinator

The Longleaf Alliance

10:00 Prescribed Fire Accomplishments & Certification in South Carolina

Darryl Jones, Forest Protection Chief, South Carolina Forestry Commission

10:30 Break

11:15 Shortleaf Pine Initiative

Mike Black, Shortleaf Pine Initiative Coordinator

12:00 Lunch

1:00 SC Prescribed Fire Council Awards

1:15 Southern Fire Exchange

David Godwin, SFE Administrative Director, Univ. of Florida

2:00 Clemson Fire Tigers

Caroline Sharpe – Student, Clemson University

2:30 Break

2:45 Fire in Hardwoods

Steve Peairs, Extension Specialist Forest Management, Clemson University

3:30 Prescribed Fire Training Center

Mark Ploski, US Forest Service

4:15 Closing and Introduction of New SCPFC Chair

Jason Hewett– Chair – SC Prescribed Fire Council

Lisa Lord– The Longleaf Alliance

4:30 Evaluations and Dismissal

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Piedmont Technical College

1922 Wilson Rd.

Newberry, SC 29108

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