Part 1 — Reconciling Social and Environmental Conflicts
Welcome to the latest preview of the International Journal of Wildland Fire. IJWF content is free to IAWF Members. All journal content can be accessed by IAWF members through the IAWF Members-Only site. A sampling of research articles includes a blend of physical fire science, fire behavior, fire safety, communications, and community responses to fire […]
Upcoming Conferences The International Association of Wildland Fire is presenting this workshop in partnership with the Wildland Fire Leadership Council (WFLC) and the Western, Southeast and Northeast Regional Strategy Committees. 2nd National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy Workshop: Making a Difference; Building Capacity, Improving Preparedness, and Learning From Experience March 26-29, 2018 Reno, Nevada The […]
By Kori Blankenship, Anthony Beauchaine, Don Helmbrecht and Jeannie Patton Keeping fuel data current over time is an issue faced by many wildland fire managers. The landscape changes constantly – due to natural events like wildfires and hurricanes, and human activities, such as forest thinning, prescribed fire, and development – and such changes quickly render […]
Cohesive Strategies, award winners, and a joint conference to prepare for
New research examines smoke, resilience, drought and a range of other wildfire issues.
The success story of forming a Type 2 Initial Attack Fire Crew in Germany
Domingos Viegas Recipient of 2016 IAWF Wildland Fire Safety Award The International Association of Wildland Fire (IAWF) inaugurated the IAWF Wildland Fire Safety Award at the association’s first International Wildland Fire Safety Summit held in 1997 in Rossland, British Columbia, Canada. The award has been bestowed on eleven individuals since that time. The IAWF Wildland […]
After witnessing bushfires as a journalist and neighbor, Adam Leavesley joins the cadre of firefighters and fire managers in Australian Capital Territory (ACT).
International Journal of Wildland Fire (IJWF) Outstanding Associate Editor Award 2016 – Geoff Cary Dr. Geoff Cary is the receipient of the Outstanding Editor Award of the International Journal of Wildland Fire for 2016. Please join us in congratulating Geoff for his many years of excellent service to the journal, both as an Associate […]