FORT COLLINS, Colo., October 15, 2021— Rocky Mountain Research Station scientist Patty Champ will help co-produce a framework for research on fuels treatments in four communities in the Arctic through a new National Science Foundation grant.
This news release was initially issued by our partners at the University of Montana with information about a publication and new online tool co-authored and developed by a team of scientists, including RMRS research ecologist, Sean Parks. The original news release is available online here.
This news release about the upcoming National Fire Prevention Week was published in conjunction with partners listed below. Please watch for information on social media from a consortium of partners working to help build understanding and awareness of the potential benefits of fire to the landscape and how to prevent damaging fires to homes and natural resources.
This event was co-hosted by RMRS and the Joint Fire Science Program's Northern Rockies Fire Science Network, Southern Rockies Fire Science Network, and Northwest Fire Science Consortium.
This news release was published by our partners at Oregon State University with information about a publication co-authored by scientists from OSU and RMRS. The original news release is available online:
FORT COLLINS, Colo., June 10, 2021— The USDA Forest Service responds to every wildfire with the safety of the public and firefighters as the highest priority. Safety is a core value of the USDA Forest Service, and over the years several safety initiatives informed by employee feedback have shaped the agency’s organizational culture.
Today, USDA Forest Service Chief Vicki Christiansen honored winners of the 2020 National Rise to the Future Awards for Fisheries, Hydrology, Air, Soil Science, and Wildlife. Dr. Peter Robichaud of the Rocky Mountain Research Station was recognized for his outstanding contributions in post-fire watershed stabilization efforts, earning him the Jim Sedell Research Achievement Award.
MISSOULA, Mont., May 24, 2021 — Scientists from the Rocky Mountain Research Station collaborated to explore how research and management can confront increasing uncertainty due to climate change, invasive species, and land use conversion.
Range managers are overwhelmed with daily duties and do not have the time to use, let alone research, the latest tools or technologies that have th
FORT COLLINS, Colo., May 3, 2021—Rapid testing has been an essential part of the COVID-19 response, but rapid tests can have lower sensitivity compared to other types of tests.