FLN Networker No. 180

Issue #180 (18 March 15) of the FLN Networker and its attachments. This issue includes news from landscapes, people and projects in California, Idaho, Nebraska, New Mexico and Texas. It also has links to a FEMA funding opportunity and JFSP survey, as well as to a recorded webinar on mobile apps for the fireline, online soil erosion modeling tools, the initial report for the Department of the Interior strategic plan for sage-steppe fire management, the 2014 Incident Review Summary and articles on housing development in recently-burned areas, the effect of prescribed fire on managing shortleaf pine hybrids and the lasting effects of pile-burning in lodgpole stands. As always, listings are included for webinars; FLN and FAC LN workshops; prescribed fire training exchanges; and conference,  workshop and training opportunities.
Attachments include an FLN Notes from the Field about SPER prescribed burns conducted by the Trinity Integrated Fire Management Partnership in northern California and another about the learning exchange between FAC LN participants from the Austin and Boise fire departments. Information about an RX-310 course being offered by the Pennsylvania Precribed Fire Council is also attached.