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

Spring Meeting: Interagency Kenai Peninsula All Lands All Hands Group
Kenai River Center
March 11, 2020 10:00 am to 4:00 pm PDT

5th Central Oregon Fire Science Symposium
Central Oregon Community College
March 18, 2020 (All day) to March 20, 2020 (All day)