Brian Stocks, Wildfire Science Specialist, B.J. Stocks Wildfire Investigations Ltd., Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada. Wildfire was able to speak with Brian Stocks during the last week of October and during the IAWF Awards Presentation Ceremony in Boise, ID. Brian graciously consented to allow us to present our interview with him in Wildfire. Wildfire: Brian, […]
Four award winners gathered in Boise, Idaho for an October celebration.
As 2017 comes to a close, we wish to thank our outgoing board member, welcome our new board member and announce transitions within the executive committee. We are pleased to announce that Tom Harbour will begin his term on the IAWF Board of Directors on January 1, 2018. Tom is a recognized expert in wildland […]
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 […]
Cohesive Strategies, award winners, and a joint conference to prepare for
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 […]
Awards and Conference News
Dr. Don McKenzie is the winner of the Outstanding Editor Award of the International Journal of Wildland Fire for 2015. Please join us in congratulating Don for his many years of excellent service to the journal as an author, a reviewer, and an Associate Editor. Dr. McKenzie is a research ecologist with the US Forest […]
IRSTEA collaborates with IAWF on a May 2016 conference with a unique focus on Mediterranean climate, fire and the urban interface.
In 2016 the International Association of Wildland Fire will experience some transition in the Executive Committee, as well as adding five new members to the Board of Directors. First, we have five outgoing Board of Directors: Alan Goodwin, Kris Johnson, Dave Moore, Ron Steffens and Richard Thornton. We wish you the very best and sincerely […]