A Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP) Knowledge Exchange Consortium
Bringing People Together & Sharing Knowledge in the Northern Rockies


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Conference Follow-up

Materials from the conference workshops and field trips now available.

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Searchable Online Resource Database

Available now - Over 1,600 regionally
relevant fire science and fire management
documents in a searchable database.

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New Calculations for Wildland Firefighter Safety Zones

New research conducted by Bret Butler and funded by JFSP reports safe separation distances on slopes. This new research should be used to provide an extra margin of safety for all wildland fire personnel.
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Synthesis of Crown Fire
Behavior in Conifer Forests
Special Issue of Fire Management Today includes
8 articles intended to increase the understanding
of how fire regimes relate to crown fires and
improve management of extreme fire behavior.
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What's New

The NRFSN released a new science review: The Effect of Previous Wildfires on Subsequent Wildfire Behavior and Post-Wildfire Recovery, authored by: Camille Steven-Rumann, Susan Prichard, and Penny Morgan.  Read it

Cover of NRFSN science review No. 1