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We are investigating policies that affect land managers’ ability to conduct pre-scribed fire on US Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) lands in the 11 Western states. Our goals are to identify policy constraints, facilitative strategies...

Person: Schultz, Santo, Huber-Stearns, McCaffrey
Year: 2020
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

In recent years, smoke from wildland fires has affected populations both near and far from the fire locations. A public health response to smoke intrusion presents a complex challenge, and many communities are aiming to develop effective smoke...

Person: Rappold, Hano
Year: 2020
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

With multiple agencies/entities, groups and task forces all working to find solutions for operational concerns surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, the need for a space to share information is apparent. This forum serves as a platform to ask questions...

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Type: Website
Source: FRAMES

Wildland fire incident management activities create an ideal environment for the transmission of infectious diseases: high-density living and working conditions, lack of access to and use of soap and sanitizers, and a transient workforce. These and...

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This video is a compilation of experienced prescribed fire council leaders talking about some of the benefits that they have seen in their states and across the country. The overall theme across all the messages is unity and collaboration for a common...

Person: Varner, Stivers, Dooley, Quinn-Davidson, Rau, Prusak
Year: 2020
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

A presentation recorded at the 7th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress.

Person: Gamble
Year: 2017
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

Wildfires and associated emissions of particulate matter pose significant environmental and health concerns. In this study we propose tools to evaluate building resilience to extreme episodes of outdoor particulate matter using a combination of indoor...

Person: Pantelic, Dawe, Licina
Year: 2019
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The following list of fire research topics and questions were generated by personnel from agencies and organizations within AWFCG during 2014 Fall Fire Review and through other solicitations. The topics were initially ranked by the AWFCG Fire Research...

Person: York
Year: 2014
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The guide provides public health officials with the information they need to prepare for smoke events, communicate health risks and take measures to protect public health.  It is also a valuable resource for anyone interested in learning more about...

Person: Stone
Year: 2019
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

In late February 2019, the Southeast Prescribed Fire and Smoke Management Summit IV convened at the Jones Center at Ichauway in southwest Georgia. The Summit provided a platform for approximately 40 state prescribed fire managers and policy makers,...

Person: Melvin
Year: 2019
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES