A team of Colorado State University researchers is pioneering the use of drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles, and data modeling to create significant efficiency in evaluating post-fire impacts and give accurate predictions of post-fire tree health, enabling land managers’ decision making for post-fire recovery.
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At Colorado State University, Hannah Hatheway found a place to explore a career in natural resources and make a difference.
A Q&A with WCNR outstanding graduate Susan Baden, Forest and Rangeland Stewardship department.
Celebrate Earth Week with Sarah Hart, assistant professor in the Forest and Rangeland Stewardship department at Warner College of Natural Resources at Colorado State University, who details our Earth’s need for forests.
A love for the outdoors led Alex Rice (B.S. ‘17) to get his undergraduate degree at Colorado State University’s Warner College of Natural Resources. That passion led him to his current work as a restoration project manager in Oregon.
Research contributed to by Colorado State University shows that fires are more likely to burn their way into national forests than out of them. The findings contradict the common narrative of a destructive wildfire igniting on remote public land before spreading to threaten communities, said Chris Dunn of the OSU College of Forestry.