The Saluki Fire Dawgswere organized as aRegistered Student Organization in order to conduct ecological research and maintain wildlands across federal, state, and private ownerships. The Fire Dawgs participate in prescribed burns and other forest management and maintenance activities throughout each semester.
To learn more about the Fire Dawgs, you can view the following stories:
- "Diploma Just the Beginning for Saluki Fire Dawg" [SIU Press Release, 12/02/2005]
- "Controlled Burn Planned in Thompson Woods" [SIUC Press Release, 11/16/2007]
If you would like additional information about the Fire Dawgs, please contact: