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Fuels planning: science synthesis and integration; social issues fact sheet 4: three critical topics to cover when talking about hazards

Author(s): Dennis Mileti
Year Published: 2004

The amount of science applicable to the management of wildfire hazards is increasing daily. In addition, the attitudes of landowners and policymakers about fire and fuels management are changing. This fact sheet discusses three critical keys to communicating about wildfire hazards.

Citation: Mileti, Dennis. 2004. Three critical topics to cover when talking about hazards. Fuels planning: sciencesynthesis and integration; social issues fact sheet. Research Note RMRS-RN-21-4-WWW. Fort Collins, CO: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 2 p.
Topic(s): Fire Communication & Education, Public Perspectives of Fire Management, Fuel Treatments & Effects, Fuels Inventory & Monitoring, Fuels
Ecosystem(s): None
Document Type: Research Brief or Fact Sheet
NRFSN number: 14952
FRAMES RCS number: 667
Record updated: May 24, 2018