Hazard and Risk Portal

Definition: Hazard - A fuel complex defined by kind, arrangement, volume, condition, and location that forms a special threat of ignition and resistance to control. Risk - The chance of fire starting as determined by the presence and activity of causative agents.
(National Wildfire Coordinating Group/Fire Research And Management Exchange System)

The hazard and risk topic page contains resources related to the study of hazards associated with wildland fire in the environment as well as risk management and risk assessment.

Upcoming Events

Fire Ecology Across Boundaries: Connecting Science and Management
Auditorium di Santa Apollonia, Florence, Italy
October 4, 2022 (All day) to October 7, 2022 (All day)

Tribal Forestry Student Summit: Investing in the Future of Tribal Forest Resources Management and Wildland Fire
Northern Arizona University du Bois Conference Center
October 12, 2022 (All day) to October 14, 2022 (All day)