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The Northwest Fire Science Consortium works to accelerate the awareness, understanding, and adoption of wildland fire science. We connect managers, practitioners, scientists, and local communities and collaboratives working on fire issues on forest and range lands in Washington and Oregon.

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Managing Fire for Water

Managing Fire for Water: Lessons Learned from Watershed Protection Partnerships for Wildfire Risk Reduction

 

 

 

 

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Bridging the research-management gap: landscape science in practice on public lands in the western United States

Authored by S.K. Carter; Published 2020

Landscape science relies on foundational concepts of landscape ecology and seeks to understand the physical, biological, and human components of ecosystems to

Managing Fire for Water: Lessons Learned from Watershed Protection Partnerships for Wildfire Risk Reduction

Webinar from Northwest Fire Science Consortium

Among the values at risk from wildfire are community drinking water supplies, as forested watersheds on public land are often a primary or significant source of

Repeated fire altered succession and increased fire behavior in basin big sagebrush–native perennial grasslands

Authored by L.M. Ellsworth; B. Kauffman; S.A. Reis; D. Sapsis; K. Moseley; Published 2020

The structure and composition of sagebrush-dominated ecosystems have been altered by changes in