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

The Future is Smoky
December 14, 2023 11:00 am to 12:30 pm PST

Webinar - Wildlife and Fire Workshop Series
January 23, 2024 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm PST

NAFRI Agency Administrator February Workshop
National Interagency Prescribed Fire Training Center
February 1, 2024 (All day) to February 6, 2024 (All day)