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Prescribed Burn Workshop
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August A Busch Conservation Area
2360 Hwy D
Saint Charles, MO 63304
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Prescribed burning can be a valuable tool for managing native plant diversity and controlling undesirable vegetation, but it can be dangerous and ineffective when not used properly. This workshop will provide basic information about how to plan and execute a prescribed burn for grassland management.
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Upon registration, participants will be given a link to an online portion of the prescribed burn course. The online course is a mandatory prerequisite and can be completed in approximately 2 – 4 hours. Please bring your certificate of completion to the field training on October 13. Weather permitting, we will be conducting a simulated prescribed burn, so please dress accordingly with leather boots, leather gloves, cotton pants, cotton long sleeve shirt. Participants will learn about prescribed burn planning, burn equipment, burn line installation, safe weather parameters, ignition operations, and other techniques to safely conduct a prescribed burn. Participant who successfully complete both portions of the training will receive their Missouri Prescribed Burn Certification. Joey Rasco

Location Information

St. Louis Regional Office

Cancellation Policies:

You must cancel your registration before Thursday, October 13, 2022.

Age Policy:

This event is open to all ages.