5th Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology and the 2nd International Wildland Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress

Plenary Session 1: Opening Plenary Session

Monday, 17 November 2003: 9:00 AM-10:45 AM
  9:00 AM
Welcome and Call to Order
Ronald E. Masters, Tall Timbers Research Station, Tallahassee, FL

  9:10 AM
Opening Remarks from the Florida State Forester
Michael Long, Florida Division of Forestry, Tallahassee, FL

  9:25 AM
Welcome from AFE Representative
Jan Van Wagtendonk, AFE, El Portal, CA

  9:35 AM
Welcome from TNC Representative
Jeff Hardesty, The Nature Conservatory's Global Fire Initiative, Gainesville, FL

  9:45 AM
Welcome from AMS Representative
Elbert W. (Joe) Friday, American Meteorological Society, Washington, DC

  9:55 AM
Fire Ecology of the Recent Anthropocene (Keynote Address)
Johann G. Goldammer, Max Planck Institute for Chemistry and Global Fire Monitoring Center, Freiburg, Germany

Poster PDF (84.6 kB)
  10:35 AM
Coffee Break