Online Learning – Prescribed Fire
Learn about the many benefits of prescribed fire through this series of videos produced by N.C. State University.
Why Burn? Here are different perspectives on the benefits of fire.
- Fire Manager, Nature Conservancy, North Carolina Chapter
- Resource Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Services in North Carolina
- Fish and Wildlife Biologist, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
- Forest Stewardship Biologist, N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
- County Forester, N.C. Forest Service
- Forest Landowner
- Forest Landowner (Schenck Forest)
Prescribed fire is a safe way to apply a natural process, ensure ecosystem health and reduce the wildfire risk to people, homes and natural resources. It is one of the most versatile and cost-effective tools that landowners and land managers use.