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The Science Behind Forest Fires: How It Happens

Date: May 15, 2014

When heat, oxygen and dry vegetation come together, the result can be a forest fire. Wildfires destroy millions of acres each year in the United States.

Topic(s): Fire Communication & Education, Public Perspectives of Fire Management, Human Dimensions of Fire Management, Organizational Learning & Innovation
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 16082
Record updated: Dec 11, 2017