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Naturalist Night: Maintaining CATCHments, Not waterSHEDS: the Effects of Wildfire

January 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This presentation explores how changes in watershed condition immediately following a wildfire can result in increased erosion, flooding and debris flow potential. Pre-fire, forests absorb and CATCH precipitation. Changes in vegetation and soil properties following a wildfire can result in precipitation being SHED causing increased erosion, flood flows, and debris flow potential. Fortunately most forested ecosystems generally return to CATCHing precipitation within ten years after a fire.

Details

Date:
January 29
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Website:
https://wildernessworkshop.org/naturalist-nights/

Venue

Third Street Center Community Hall
520 S. 3rd St
Carbondale, CO 81623 United States
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Phone:
970-963-3330
Website:
http://www.thirdstreetcenter.net/
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