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Central Kansas District Prescribed Fire School • Ottawa County

Wednesday, Feb 5th, 2014 @ 10am
Ottawa County Courthouse • 307 North Concord • Minneapolis, KS • Map

Burn School Set for February 5th in Minneapolis, Kansas

Fire is a key part of the ecosystem in Central Kansas District. On Wednesday February 5th, 2014 at the Minneapolis courthouse basement prescribed fire experts from Kansas State University and K-State Research and Extension will present on fire weather, laws, smoke management, techniques, and burn crew safety beginning at 10 am. This is a tremendous opportunity to learn the most current fire strategies and stay up to date on Kansas fire law.

Cost is $15 per person which includes a delicious meal and prescribed burning notebook. Participants are asked to RSVP to the Minneapolis (785-392-2147) or Salina (785-309-5850) offices prior to Thursday January 30th. Whether you are an old pro or never struck a match, this program will be beneficial. If you have questions or wish to share this information with your group, please contact Anthony N. Ruiz at 785-392-2147 or

Contact: Anthony N. Ruiz 785-392-2147

Sponsor: K-State Research and Extension

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