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Fuels planning: science synthesis and integration; forest structure and fire hazard fact sheet 02: fire hazard

Posted date: August 01, 2018
Publication Year: 
2004
Authors: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station
Publication Series: 
Research Note (RN)
Source: Res. Note RMRS-RN-22-2. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 2 p.

Abstract

Fire hazard reflects the potential fire behavior and magnitude of effects as a function of fuel conditions. This fact sheet discusses crown fuels, surface fuels, and ground fuels and their contribution and involvement in wildland fire.

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Citation

USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 2004. Fuels planning: science synthesis and integration; forest structure and fire hazard fact sheet 02: fire hazard. Res. Note RMRS-RN-22-2. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 2 p.