Rio Trampas Prescribed Fire Training Exchange, October 1 - 13

Event Date: 
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 13:15 to Friday, October 13, 2017 - 13:15


The Southwest Program of the Forest Stewards Guild invites applications for the Rio Trampas Prescribed Fire Training Exchange (TREX). Participants will serve in qualified and trainee firefighting positions on a burn team and will assist with preparing, scouting, briefing, igniting, holding, mop-up and patrol on the controlled burn. First time firefighter? No problem, we will get you the training you need. The work will take place in the Rio Trampas Watershed of northern New Mexico. The cost to participate is $75/participant.

Applications are due August 25th but the application deadline is extended for Forest Stewards Guild Members through September 1st. For more information click here. To apply click here. Questions? Call Eytan Krasilovsky, Southwest Director at 505.470.0185