The NWCG Standards for Mitigation in the Wildland Urban Interface establishes the standards for understanding and implementation of concepts, issues, and best practices to increase community fire adaptation. This publication is designed to:
- Support common understanding.
- Encourage use of consistent and proven local risk reduction efforts.
- Increase awareness and implementation of mitigation best practices, techniques, tactics, and strategies.
- Improve community and structure survivability as the result of pre-wildfire mitigation actions.