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

Wisconsin Wetland Science Conference
February 19, 2019 (All day) to February 21, 2019 (All day)

OAHU: Vegetative Fuels Management Collaborative Action Planning Workshop
TBD
February 19, 2019 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PST

KAUAI: Vegetative Fuels Management Collaborative Action Planning Workshop
War Memorial Convention Hall
February 21, 2019 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PST