Ask an Expert

Gain valuable insight into the issues and topics important to the Flint Hills with the new Ask an Expert interview series. Each session will feature lively conversation and a live audience Q&A.

Ask An Expert Wildland Fire

Living with Wildland Fire with Dr. Carol Baldwin

Thursday, October 14 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
LIVE and free on our Facebook
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Why is fire critical to the tallgrass prairie ecosystem? How has modern fire science changed the way land managers use fire as a tool? What can stakeholders do to ensure prescribed fire remains a safe, effective, and appreciated part of grassland ecosystems?

Find out as we chat with Dr. Carol Baldwin, Extension Associate Professor and project coordinator of the Great Plains Fire Science Exchange. We’ll discuss past and present uses of fire on the prairie and see what’s next in the realm of fire science.

Dr. Carol Baldwin is Extension Associate Professor and project coordinator of the Great Plains Fire Science Exchange. She has degrees in agriculture and biology and experience in both production agriculture and Extension work.  Her areas of interest include prescribed burning, science communication, and range management. 


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