Prescribed Fire Portal

Definition: A management ignited wildland fire that burns under specified conditions where the fire is confined to a predetermined area to produce the fire behavior and fire characteristics required to attain planned fire treatment and resource management objectives.
(National Wildfire Coordinating Group/Fire Research And Management Exchange System)

Uses for prescribed fire include hazardous fuel reduction, ecological restoration and maintenance, perpetuating fire-dependent species, controlling insects and disease, improving wildlife habitat, improving forage for grazing, enhancing appearance for recreation, and improving access.

Upcoming Events

Prescribed Fire Training Center January 2019 Session
January 6, 2019 12:00 am to 11:00 pm PST

RX-410 Smoke Management Techniques Course
MIFC Training Center
January 7, 2019 (All day) to January 11, 2019 (All day)