Facebook followers of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources can “talk” online with DNR ecologist Tom Post about prescribed burns today  from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST on the DNR’s Facebook wall.


Post will talk about how and why the DNR uses prescribed burning as a tool. Participants are invited to join the conversation and ask questions.

Future topics, instructions on how to join a conversation on Facebook, and commenting guidelines are posted at

To join a chat, go to the DNR’s Facebook wall,, and click “like” (if you are not already a “friend”).

You may begin typing in questions during the time slot. The DNR experts will answer questions as time allows.