Jane Kertis: Ecological Effects of Fire on Vegetation in the Oregon Coast Range

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The public is invited to attend this event as part of the Cape Perpetua Presents Series. Siuslaw National Forest ecologist Jane Kertis will present on historic drivers of fire (climate, geology, landforms), how humans have affected and influenced fire activity, and discuss future wildfire forecasts for the Coast Range.

The event will be held on Saturday, February 3, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center, The center is located 3 miles south Yachats, Oregon.

The events is free, but a Northwest Forest Pass, Oregon Coast Passport, federal recreation pass, or $5 day-use fee is required within the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area and at some trailheads and day use sites.

For more information on these events, contact the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center at (541) 547-3289.

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