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

Webinar - LANDFIRE 2019 Limited Update
June 24, 2021 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm PDT

POSTPONED: DOI Wildland Fire Workshop (online)
September 6, 2021 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm PDT

2021 Great Plains Fire Summit - In Person
Sandhills Convention Center
September 21, 2021 (All day) to September 23, 2021 (All day)