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Dr. Falk serves on Congressional briefing on understanding wildland fires

Monday, April 10, 2017

Professor Donald Falk served on a panel of experts who briefed Congressional staff and others on how new research can help fire-management efforts to protect lives and property. The briefing took place at lunchtime on April 12, and was sponsored by the University Corporation for Atomospheric Research (UCAR). As part of the panel, Dr. Falk helped lead a discussion on solutions and challenges for understanding wildland fires and how to improve safety and reduce the costs of these events.

UANews also featured a story on Dr. Falk's participation in the briefing, which you can read at UANews.