Wildland urban interface wildfire mitigation desk reference guide 2019
Document Type: Guide / Handbook / Manual / Protocol
Author(s): National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG)
Publication Year: 2019

Cataloging Information

  • fire mitigation
  • fire training
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Record Last Modified: September 26, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 58049


The Wildland Urban Interface Wildfire Mitigation Desk Reference Guide provides basic background information on relevant programs and terminology for those, whether community members or agency personnel, seeking to enhance their community's wildfire mitigation efforts. The four primary objectives of this reference guide are to: 1) Provide a reference to assist with integrating wildland urban interface mitigation principles into national wildland fire training; 2) Promote common wildfire mitigation language and culture; 3) Establish an authoritative source for wildland urban interface mitigation information; and 4) Provide consistent definitions for use by all media.

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National Wildfire Coordinating Group. 2019. Wildland urban interface wildfire mitigation desk reference guide. PMS 051. Boise, ID: National Wildfire Coordinating Group. 12 p.