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The US Forest Service Says It Knows How To Stop Wildfires

Date: September 16, 2020
Presenter(s): Sara Brown, Isaac Saul

Isaac Saul of A Plus interviews Sara Brown, director of the USFS Fire Lab’s Fire, Fuels, and Smoke Sciences Program. Sara Brown explains how to stop wildfires from being major disaster events in the United States. The interview provides an overview about the fire situation in the United States and covers the components of the Fire Behavior (Environment) Triangle, with specific attention to fuels and what we can do about it.

Topic(s): Fire Behavior, Fire Communication & Education, Fire Effects, Fuels, Smoke & Air Quality
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 22189
FRAMES RCS number: 62007
Record updated: Nov 6, 2020