Prevention

Wildand Fire Prevention

The Great Lakes Forest Fire Compact Identifies the forest fire prevention needs common to Compact members. The Compact also makes related prevention materials and procedures of member and other agencies available to Compact members.

Where required, the Compact Develops prevention materials and programs for dissemination to Compact members. Smokey Bear and similar forest fire prevention campaigns are supported by the efforts of the Compact.

GLFFC Prevention Committee Members:

Catherine Koele

Wisconsin DNR

8770 Highway J

Woodruff, WI 54568

W: 715-356-5211 x208

Ben Garrett

Wisconsin DNR

810 W. Maple St.

Spooner, WI 54801

W: 715-635-4088

Sarah Allen - Chairperson

Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry-Aviation,

Forest Fire and Emergency Services Branch

70 Foster Driver, Suite 400

Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A6V5

W: 705-945-5875

F: 705-945-5785

Laura Hayes

Wisconsin DNR

8770 County J

Woodruff, WI 54568-9635

W: (920) 634-9145



Kim Fiddler, Chair

Manitoba Wildfire Program

Box 10, 200 Saulteaux Cresent

Winnipeg, MB R3J 3W3

W: 204-945-6774

F: 204-945-7782

Shauna Kortz

Manitoba Wildfire Program

59 Elizabeth Drive

Thompson, MB R8N 1X4

W: (204) 679-2253

F: (204) 677-6359

Linda Gormanson

Minnesota DNR

500 Lafayette Rd

St. Paul, MN 55155-4044

W: 651-259-5288

Casey McCoy

Minnesota DNR

500 Lafayette Road

St. Paul, MN 55155

W: 651-259-5288

Ada Takacs

Michigan DNR

3730 Mill Road

Grawn, MI 49637

W: 231-534-5569

F: 231-263-7904

Paul Rogers

Michigan DNR

525 W. Allegan St

Lansing, MI 48909-7528

W: (616) 260-8406

F: