K-State Research and Extension
Flint Hills Smoke Management Plan

 

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FROM THE K-STATE RADIO NETWORK

This series airs on the network's live stream each Monday, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
 

Environment>Kansas Smoke Management Plan

Jan. 17 -- Reasons for Burning in the Flint Hills
K-State's Clenton Owensby gives an overview of benefits to grasslands
 

Jan. 24 -- The Kansas Smoke Management Plan
KDHE's Tom Gross explains what prompted the state's plan
 

Jan. 31 -- The Role of Weather in Smoke Management
Kris Craven, National Weather Service
 

Feb. 7 -- How the Smoke Management Plan Will Affect Ranchers
Jeff Davidson, K-State Research and Extension Greenwood County
ALSO SEE: AUDIO SLIDE STORY
 

Feb. 14 -- Fire Management Practices for Smoke Management
Walt Fick, K-State Research and Extension, Dept. of Agronomy
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Feb. 21 -- Legal Aspects of the Smoke Management Plan
Roger McEowen, Iowa State University
 

Feb. 28 -- The Burning Decision Support Tool for Smoke Mitigation
Tom Gross, Ks. Department of Health and the Environment
 

Mar. 7 -- Using a Burn Plan
David Kraft, Natural Resources Conservation Service
 

Mar. 14 -- Role of Emergency Managers and Fire Chiefs in Implementing the SMP
Jason Hartman, Kansas Forest Service
 

Mar. 28 -- The Smoke Modeling Tool
Tom Gross, Ks. Department of Health and the Environment