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What Limits Use of Fire as a Management Tool on National Forests?

Date: July 10, 2019
Presenter(s): Sarah M. McCaffrey

Sarah McCaffrey (Social Scientist, U.S. Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station) discussed the results of studies addressing internal barriers to the use of large-scale fire for forest restoration. In addition to identifying three cross-cutting themes regarding internal needs and priorities, the studies also provide new insights on public response to fire management (21:35 minutes).

Topic(s): Fire Communication & Education, Public Perspectives of Fire Management, Recovery after fire, Restoration
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 21571
Record updated: Oct 1, 2021