Kentucky Prescribed Fire Council

The Kentucky Prescribed Fire Council consists of state and federal agencies, conservation organizations, universities, contractors, and private individuals who promote the safe and beneficial use of controlled burning as a land management tool. Memberships are open to anyone interested in using fire to manage land in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Check out our YouTube channel for testimonials from land owners, seed producers, and practitioners.

Our Mission is to promote the understanding and enhance collaboration for the use of ecologically based prescribed fire in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

What we do:

  • Protect and advance the used of controlled burning to managed our lands
  • Coordinate and exchange information related to controlled burning
  • Promote the safe use of controlled burning through training
  • Promote public awareness on benefits of controlled burning
  • Advance cooperation among all parties in Kentucky directly or indirectly involved with the use of controlled burning
  • Share information obtained through research and monitoring



2017 Meeting of the Kentucky Prescribed Fire Council

September 11-12, 2017
September 13th  Burn Workshop

Wendell H Ford Training Center    
 4675 State Route 181N
Greenville, KY  42345

        See registration, burn workshop flyer & agenda documents (*.doc) below.

        Contact Kyle Sams if you have questions about registration   502-564-7109 x 4523 




                                                                                           We are a member of the Coalition of Prescribed Fire Councils.                                                

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