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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Wildland Fire Library (firelibrary.org)

The Wildland Fire Library (firelibrary.org) is a collection of long-term assessments, fire progressions, fire behavior reports, and other documents and resources to support fire modeling and assessment of long-duration fires. Each file is tied to some event with a location, a start date, and background information. This site is operated by Rick Stratton and Jim Edmonds of the USFS National Office.

Upcoming Events

Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop - Plumas, CA
UC Berkeley Forestry Camp
October 18, 2019 (All day) to October 19, 2019 (All day)

2019 National Wildland Fire Conference
Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa
October 18, 2019 (All day) to October 20, 2019 (All day)