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Post-Fire Resources Website

Access resources. After a catastrophic wildfire, quick action must be taken to minimize social, environmental, and economic devastation. Responsive action requires navigating a complex maze of diverse landowners, community  organizations, and numerous local...

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InciWeb – Incident Information System

Access InciWeb. InciWeb is an interagency all-risk incident information management system. The system was developed with two primary missions: Provide the public a single source of incident related information Provide a standardized...

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Oregon Wildfire Risk Explorer

Access OR Explorer. The Oregon Wildfire Risk Explorer is designed to increase wildfire awareness, give a comprehensive view of wildfire risk and local fire history, and educate users about wildfire prevention and...

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Collaborative Conservation and Adaptation Strategy Toolbox (CCAST)

Access CCAST. CCAST is an online library of conservation case studies. Through the Desert Landscape Conservation Cooperative, conservation partners in the southwestern US and northern Mexico identified the need to create an inventory...

Home and landscape wildfire defense lessons learned from the 2017 California wildfire season

View webinar recording. How could have so many homes and businesses burned so quickly in the Wine Country Fires? While the landscape can be the fuse, the homes really can be the...

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Lessons in creating and maintaining prescribed burn associations

View recording. A Southern Fire Exchange webinar with John Weir of Oklahoma State University and the Oklahoma Prescribed Burn Association. Are you involved in creating, developing, guiding, or supporting a prescribed burn...

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Incorporating social diversity into wildfire management: Proposing “pathways” for fire adaptation

View article. This article extends an existing approach by articulating how characteristic patterns of local social context might be used to generate a range of fire adaptation “pathways” that can be applied...

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Defining extreme wildfire events: Difficulties, challenges, and impacts

View article. The goal of this paper is to go beyond drawing on distinct disciplinary perspectives to develop a holistic view of extreme wildfire event (EWE) as a social-ecological phenomenon. Based on...

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FireWorks annual master class

Learn more. FireWorks is an educational program about the science of wildland fire, designed for students in grades K-12. FireWorks provides students with interactive, hands-on materials to study wildland fire. It is...

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Comparing USFS and stakeholder motivations and experiences in western collaboration

View article. This study involved a statewide survey of participants in Oregon forest collaboratives to examine differences in motivations, perceptions of success, and satisfaction among Forest Service participants (“agency participants”), who made...