Our January speaker is Harper Carroll, Fire Manager for PBC ERM
Harper Carroll is the fire manager for Palm Beach County ERM who has almost 30 years of Natural Resource Management and Restoration in Florida. He has a B.S. in Biology from Loyola University in New Orleans, A M.B.A. from FAU in Environmental Science and a M.S. in Forestry Resource Conservation. Prior to working for ERM he spent 9 years working for South Florida Water Management District on the Kissimmee River Restoration Project. For last 19 years at ERM experience at ERM has included the major restoration projects of Cypress Creek and Loxahatchee Slough Natural Areas. The past 8 years he has been in the role of Fire Manager responsible for the implementation, planning and management of prescribe fire and vegetation fuels management on the 32,000 acres of Palm Beach County Natural Areas. This presentation will be focusing on the importance of prescribed fire.
This event is not recommended for children under the age of 14.