Fire Management

Savanna Burn

Fire is an active part of management of the upland habitats of the Cowling Arboretum.  Arboretum staff work to implement fire in a safe and effective manner. Read on to learn more about why and how we use fire as a management tool. 

Fire program information researched and written by Cole Student Naturalist, Brandon Valle '14

A Natural History Of Fire
Benefits of Fire
Volunteer Fire Crew Participation