Media


Title

Improved Spatial Fire Economics Modeling
Media Type: Presentation
Presenter(s):
  • Matthew P. Thompson
    US Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station
  • Karin L. Riley
    University of Montana
  • Michael S. Hand
    US Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station
  • Joe H. Scott
    Pyrologix LLC
Recording Date: 2017

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • firefighting
  • suppression costs
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: October 17, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 58776

Description

The increasing cost of fighting wildland fire has had a negative and lasting impact on the Forest Service’s non-fire, mission critical activities. How do we evaluate the potential impacts of mitigation investments on future wildfire management costs?

Online Link(s):
Link to this recording (4.6 MB; pdf)