Hearings and Business Meetings

SD-366 Senate Dirksen Building 10:00 AM

The purpose of this hearing is to explore wildland fire management.

The hearing will be webcast live on the committee's website, and an archived video will be available shortly after the hearing is complete. Witness testimony will be available on the website at the start of the hearing.

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Thomas Tidwell
    U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • Mr. Chris Topik
    Director, Restoring America’s Forests
    The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, VA
  • Ms. Kim Thorsen
    Deputy Assistant Secretary
    Law Enforcement, Security, Emergency Management and Wildland Fire, U.S. Department of the Interior
  • Ms. Lynn Jungwirth
    Senior Fellow
    The Watershed Research and Training Center, Hayfork, CA
  • Mr. Doug Decker
    Oregon State Forester
    Oregon Department of Forestry, Salem, OR
  • Ms. Diane Vosick
    Policy and Partnerships of the Northern Arizona University's Ecological Restoration Institute, Flagstaff, AZ