Registration is underway!  Join us in Bend for the
4th Central Oregon Fire Science Symposium
held in conjunction with the
87th meeting of the Northwest Scientific Association
to explore the theme of:

Living on the Edge of Change:
Exploring the Dimensions of Restoring 
Fire Resilient Landscapes,  Culture, & Economies 
on the Cascade Range's Eastside

Conference at a Glance

  • Thursday Morning:   Joint plenary session of the Central Oregon Fire Science Symposium (COFSS) and Northwest Science Association (NWSA)
  • Thursday Afternoon:   Concurrent sessions of COFSS and NWSA
  • Thursday 4pm-6pm:   Joint poster session
  • All Day Friday:   Concurrent sessions of COFSS and NWSA
  • Saturday:   Joint Field trips
Speakers Include:
Tom Spies,  Eric White,  Ana Barros
Paul Hessburg,  Ryan Haugo,  Andrew Merschel
Paul Anderson,  Lisa Ellsworth,  Christian Hagen
Roger Rosentreter,  Jesse Abrams,  Rick Miller
John D. Bailey,  Nicole Vaillant,  Ali Dean
Alissa Cordner,  Roger Ottmar,  Susan O'Neill
Michelle Agne,  Bryce Kellogg,  Gordie Reeves
Tim Sexton,  Jennifer Anderson,  Bill Aney
Chris Dunn,  Brenda Hallmark,  Alex Robertson
...Bringing together local resource and fire managers as well as researchers and students from across the West to present recent, current, and up-coming fire related science to better inform resource management in Central Oregon...
Thank you to our Sponsors:

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Hotel & Venue
The conference will be held at Central Oregon Community College in Bend. We have 2 hotel room blocks available for a limited time--see details on website.