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David R Godwin

David R Godwin

Tallahassee, FL 32312

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  • Communications/outreach
  • Firewise Communities / Defensible space
  • Forest/ecosystem management
  • Fuels treatment / Prescribed fire
  • Wildfire risk assessment
Non-Member Affiliations:
  • University of Florida
  • Tall Timbers Research Station
  • SE Fire and Air Quality Working Group
  • North Florida Prescribed Fire Council Steering Committee

David Godwin is the Director of the Joint Fire Science Program funded Southern Fire Exchange with the University of Florida School of Forest Resources and Conservation. He works with interagency partners to develop programs, events and opportunities designed to increase the relevance and application of wildland fire science information in land management decisions across the Southeastern U.S.

The end users of those programs include private landowners, agency land managers, NGO land managers, scientists, researchers and students. He has a B.S. in geography from Florida State University and a M.S. and Ph.D. in forest resources and conservation from the University of Florida.

Southern Fire Exchange

The Southern Fire Exchange is a regional wildland fire science communication program and a member of the national Fire Science Exchange Network, funded by the Joint Fire Science Program. Representing 11 southern states, the Southern Fire Exchange works with numerous partners throughout the region to increase the use of available fire science, facilitate discussions about the relevance of research results and future research needs, and connect fire managers and researchers.

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