Media


Title

Introduction to Wildland Fuel Management
Media Type: Video
Publisher(s):
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Wildland Fire Education & Training Collaborative
Recording Date: August 3, 2018

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
firefighting; forest management; fuel loading; fuel management; fuel reduction; mechanical treatments; thinning
Topic(s):
Fire Behavior; Fire Effects; Fuels; Prescribed Fire; Safety; Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI)
Partner Site(s):
Record Maintained By:
FRAMES Staff; catalog@frames.gov
Record Last Modified: November 20, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 56371

Description

This video is an introduction on how to manage wildland fuels. The objectives of this video are to: 1) Define wildland fuel management; 2) Explain how fuels are modified; 3) Describe some common desired outcomes; 4) Introduce fuel management in the Wildland Urban Interface; 5) Explore fuel management considerations to return fire to a landscape; 6) Discuss ecological considerations. This video is part of the World of Wildland Fire video series.

Recording Length: 0:12:00
Online Link(s):
Link to this video (streaming; YouTube)