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Communications under fire: understanding capacity for effective communication during large-scale wild

Date: November 21, 2016
Presenter(s): Branda Nowell

Communication networks are critical to effective coordination on complex wildfire incidents. This presentation will present research findings examining communication effectiveness in wildfire disaster response networks. Discussion will highlight the role of pre-existing relationships, common institutional affiliations, and structures of network governance.

Topic(s): Fire Communication & Education, Human Dimensions of Fire Management
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Webinar
NRFSN number: 14837
Record updated: Dec 9, 2016