Wildland Fire Information

After attending the Midwest Wildfire Training academy 2 weeks ago, and with fire season really taking off in the western states, I thought I would share some data and more detailed reports of what is going on than what can be found on the news. The first is the National Interagency Coordination Center's website, from … Continue reading Wildland Fire Information

Wilderness Skills Institute 2016

Hey guys, I'm back from spending 5 days at Pisgah National Forest for the Wilderness Skills Institute. The WSI is an educational collaboration of the US Forest Service, the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, Southern Appalachian Wilderness Stewards, and other conservancy organisations and volunteer groups. Now, I know what you're probably thinking...you're contemplating that I was out … Continue reading Wilderness Skills Institute 2016