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Prescribed Burn Workshop
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Diana Bend Conservation Area
202 Central St
Rocheport, MO 65279
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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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MDC will be hosting a Prescribed Burn Workshop on Friday, August 25th at the Diana Bend Conservation Area located in Howard County. Participants will meet for check in at 9:30 a.m. at the Diana Bend CA parking lot (38.9820599, -92.6156353). Upon registration, participants will be given a link to the virtual/online portion of the prescribed burn course. The online course is a mandatory prerequisite and there is a $25 charge. Please bring your certificate of completion and mileage sheet to the workshop. A demonstration burn will be conducted if weather allows, so please dress accordingly with leather boots, leather gloves, and a long sleeve shirt and pants made of natural fibers such as cotton or wool, or ideally, flame-resistant Nomex material. Water and snacks will be provided. Please bring a lunch with you, if needed. You may contact Kristen Williams at or 660-236-4227 for more information. Kristen Williams

Cancellation Policies:

You must cancel your registration before Friday, August 25, 2023.

Age Policy:

This event is open to all ages.