Join us for a Distance Learning Adventure to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Smokey Bear wildfire prevention campaign.

CLICK HERE to watch "Smokey Bear LIVE: Only You Can Prevent Wildfires". In this 22-minute video, learn about Smokey's history as a national icon, the bear cub that was found and became the living symbol of Smokey, and Smokey Bear's fire prevention message. This video will prepare your class for the live, interactive, question and answer program with experts on November 7 at 11 a.m. MT.


Participate in the Live Program on November 7

Participate in a live, interactive program from the Lincoln National Forest near Capitan, New Mexico, on November 7 from 11-11:50 a.m. MT (9-9:50 am AT; 10-10:50 a.m. PT, 11-11:50 a.m. MT, 12-12:50 CT, and 1-1:50 p.m. ET). Send in your questions to be answered by experts during the program.

Multiple viewing options are available for watching the live program. Chose the best way to watch and participate:

Learn about:

  • The Smokey Bear ad campaign, which is celebrating its 75th birthday
  • The bear cub that was found in 1950 and became the living symbol of the wildfire prevention campaign
  • How to prevent wildfire outdoors and at home


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