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

2024 AWFCG Interagency Fuels Workshop
Atwood Building Room 106 (Egan Room)
February 27, 2024 (All day) to February 28, 2024 (All day)

2024 Alaska Interagency Spring Operations Meeting
Fairbanks Pipeline Training Center
March 18, 2024 (All day) to March 22, 2024 (All day)