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September 17th -
Fuels Treatments Field Tour

Join us in the Boise Basin for field tours and discussions of the challenges and lessons learned managing ponderosa pine forests after fire exclusion.
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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
10 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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We Invite You

Funding Opportunity Notice - The 2015 Joint Fire Science Program Research Funding Opportunities are OPEN. Seven research topic areas have been identified for funding. Read more and apply

Boise Basin Field Tour - On September 17th, join scientists and managers for a day of tours and discussions of the challenges and lessons learned managing ponderosa pine forests after fire exclusion. Read more and register

Understanding Wildland Fire Behavior Project - All wildland firefighters are encouraged to share their stories and experience with unexpected or extreme wildfire behavior to help understand wildfire behavior changes and what they mean for firefighters. Read more and share

 

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We'd like to hear your ideas for workshops, field tours, syntheses, and other activities. We'd also like to help spread the word about new research products and their successful integration into management, and other resources, in our newsletter.  Read more

Fuel treatments field tour

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