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Why big blazes are burning up budgets and landscapes

Date: July 21, 2017
Presenter(s): Diane Banegas
Description: In 1995, the U.S. Forest Service spent 16 percent of its total budget on fighting fires. Today, it’s 52 percent and growing. This article explains why the costs have risen so dramatically and gives insights on the change in the fire-fighting decision-making process.
Topic(s): Human Dimensions of Fire Management, Organizational Effectiveness
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Webinar
NRFSN number: 15513
Record updated: Dec 26, 2017