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Presentations: Forest Fires in Ireland - Impact on Industry, The Environment and the Emergency Services

Keynote address
Introduction and Welcome
Marian Byron, Director, Irish Forestry and Forest Products Association

Land and forest fires – an overview by the Forest Service
Michael McNamara, Forest Service

Forest fires – cause and effect
Ciaran Nugent, Forest Service

Industrial experience – the impact of forest fires on the forestry industry
Trevor McHugh, IFS Asset Managers Ltd.

The experience of the Fire Service & Garda in dealing with forest fires
Bob McMenamin, Fire Officer, Donegal
Inspector Garda Kevin Brooks

Landowner and farming issues associated with the current wildfire problem
Tom Fadian, IFA Hill Farming Committee

Wildfire mitigation and prevention planning and development
Rob Gazzard, South East England Wildfires Group

Effective risk management and emergency prevention
Keith O’Neill, Emergency Planning Society of Ireland

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IFFPA is a part of Ibec clg which is registered in Ireland.
Registration No. 8706.
Registered address: 84/86 Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2

Phone +353 (0)1 605 1500 Fax +353 (0)1 638 1500 Email info@iffpa.ie

Ibec clg, 84/86 Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2, Ireland; Tel: (01) 605 1500, Fax: (01) 638 1500