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2014 Forest Service Fire Communications Webinar

To hear the recorded audio dial: 1-800-365-3844
Passcode: 329514
This audio will be available through September 26, 2014
Use the audio to follow-along with the PowerPoint Presentation.

Social Media in Incident Information

Assessing and Managing Social Risks (April 30, 2014)

Presenters:
Branda Nowell, Ph.D. - Fire Chasers Project/NC State University
Toddi Steelman, Ph. D. - Fire Chasers Project/NC State University
http://cnr.ncsu.edu/blogs/firechasers/

Webinar Recording | Transcript

Tools for Assessing and Managing Social Risks (pdf)
Assessing and Managing Social Risks (ppt)

Strategic Use of Social Media (February 21, 2013)

Presenters: Michelle Fidler, Fire Communications and Education Specialist, National Park Service; Kris Eriksen, Public Information Officer, National Incident Management Organization

Webinar Recording

Strategic Use of Social Media Presentation Powerpoint

Strategic Use of Social Media Presentation Links

Strategic Thinking Webinar (February 7, 2013)

Presenters: Dave Olson, Public Affairs Officer, Boise National Forest; Judith Downing, Public Information Officer, National Incident Management Organization; Frank Mosbacher, Public Affairs Officer, Eldorado National Forest

Strategic Thinking: More Than Tools in a Toolbox Powerpoint Presentation

Webinar Recording

Organizing Mega-Fire Information Shops
(January 10, 2013)

Presenters: Karen Takai, Public Information Officer, Reinarz's Type 1 Team; Leona Rodreick, Public Information Officer, Anderson's Area Command Team

Webinar Recording
Note: Quality of audio may vary due to remote presenters

Zero to 100 PIOs in 3 Days Powerpoint Presentation

Strategic Thinking, Strategic Speaking PIO Pre-season Webinar (April 25, 2012)

PowerPoint Presentation - .pptx or PDF

Webinar Recording - .wmv (81 MB)

Questions and Answers from the Webinar

Guidelines: Firefighter Photography, Video and Social Media Use