The Southwest Fire Science Consortium, Arizona Wildfire Initiative, and the Association for Fire Ecology are hosting the 4th Southwest Fire Ecology Conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico from November 18-22, 2024.

Our conference will bring together professionals to share knowledge, exchange ideas, and discuss the latest advancements in fire ecology research and management with a focus on the southwstern United States. Join us for a unique opportunity to connect with fellow professionals and engage in stimulating discussions that will shape the future of fire ecology in this region.

Stay Tuned! The Call for Proposals will open March 1 and registration opens July 1. 

Conference Location

The conference will be held at La Fonda on the Plaza in historic downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico. We have a block of rooms, which will be offered at federal per diem rate without the resort fee. La Fonda is located on the historic Santa Fe Plaza and in walking distance to many restaurants and attractions in the city. 

Conference Schedule – Weekly Overview

  • Monday, Nov 18: Full and half-day workshops
  • Tuesday, Nov 19 – Thursday, Nov 21: Keynote presentations, oral and poster presentations, discussion sessions, and networking
  • Friday, Nov 22: Field trips