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Tools of the Trade Workshop

Join this 2-hour workshop for an introduction and overview of tools commonly used on a prescribed burn.

Including: Introduction to various handtools, water equipment, ignition tools, and communication equipment commonly found on prescribed burn. Safety training on the use, transportation, and storage of hand tools. Walkthroughs of how to assemble and disassemble ignition and water equipment. Overview of how to properly care for and maintain various tools and equipment found on prescribed burns. Demonstrations on how to sharpen and clean hand tools. Demonstrations on how to properly use ignition and water equipment. Overview of the best uses for different hand tools.

Led by Joaquin Pastrana, Nevada County RCD Prescribed Fire Program Manager

Saturday, February 17th: 2hr Field Course

Grass Valley Area - Address will be provided to those who register


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