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Matt Jolly, Research Ecologist (USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station) will present the structure and function of the current version of the US National Fire Danger Rating System, NFDRS2016. He will show how this system can be used to...
Person: Jolly
Year: 2020
Type: Media

This webinar provided an introduction and overview of the FlamMap modeling system and its capabilities. FlamMap is a fire analysis desktop application that runs in a 64-bit Windows Operating System environment. The FlamMap fire mapping and analysis system...
Person: McHugh
Year: 2020
Type: Media

Wildfire is one of the most contentious subjects affecting land managers, land owners, and the public. As a contagious process, the social, political, and ecological ramifications of wildfire response and eventual fire outcomes are not limited to where...
Person: O'Connor
Year: 2020
Type: Media

Humanity’s fire practices are creating the fire equivalent of an ice age. Our shift from burning living landscapes to burning lithic ones is affecting all aspects of Earth.
Person: Pyne
Year: 2020
Type: Media

The most common misconception of wildfire is that all fire is bad. But there are important benefits that smaller and more frequent fires offer to the environment. Matt Jolly, an ecologist at the U.S. Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station, talks...
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Year: 2019
Type: Media

The impact of smoke on human health is a factor that is taken into account when forest managers are planning prescribed burns. David Weise, a research forester with the U.S. Forest Service Pacific Southwest Research Station, explains how research seeks to...
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Year: 2019
Type: Media

Conduct your home risk assessment on Wildfire Prep Day.
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Year: 2019
Type: Media

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Year: 2019
Type: Media

CMATs work closely with incident management teams, Forest Service or other land management agencies, community residents and leaders to identify mitigation opportunities before a wildfire impacts the community. CMATs work with local partners to identify...
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Year: 2019
Type: Media

This video describes what fuel loading is, how it can be measured, and fuel load characteristics in various vegetation types.
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Year: 2019
Type: Media