Fire Behavior Portal

Definition: The manner in which a fire reacts to the influences of fuel, weather, and topography.
(National Wildfire Coordinating Group / Fire Research And Management Exchange System)

The fire behavior topic page contains resources and activities related to the study and management of the direction, spread and intensity of wildland fire.

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Applied Fire Behavior Research and Development

Visit the Applied Fire Behavior site to find publications related to wildland fire behavior and fire danger rating authored or co-authored by Dr. Martin E. Alexander.