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Research and Publications Database

The NRFSN research and publications database leads users to regionally relevant fire science. There are more than 3,600 documents, which have been carefully categorized by the NRFSN to highlight topics and ecosystems important in the Northern Rockies Region. Categorized resources include records from the Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP), Fire Research and Management Exchange System (FRAMES), and Fire Effects Information System (FEIS).

Note: Additional Northern Rockies fire research is available from our Webinar & Video Archive.

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On August 29th, 1985, seventy three firefighters deployed their fire shelters on the Butte fire in Idaho. This video gives a description of the events and conditions leading up to this fire and the fire shelter deployments in the Wallace Creek drainage of Idaho.
Type: Media : Video
Veteran burn bosses share their stories and firsthand insights.
Type: Media : Video
"Fire Shelter Deployments: Stories and Common Insights" is a program developed by the US Forest Service Missoula Technology and Development Center (MTDC) that will help you understand what you may experience in a fire shelter deployment. The video gives first-hand descriptions of what it was like in the fire shelter during a...
Type: Media : Video
The purpose of this group is to promote cultural change in the workforce and emphasize the importance of leadership concepts in the wildland fire service by providing educational and leadership development opportunities. The website provides several different opportunities to grow in leadership skills.
Type: Website : Website
In a tv interview, Karen Wade, Reg. Dir., informed the public of Ray Weaver's suspension, covered the next steps in investigation of fire, including a Congressional Senate investigation, and gave a heart-felt message to the people of New Mexico taking responsibility for decisions.
Type: Media : Video
This 20 minute video covers the most essential element for success in the wildland fire service, which is good leadership. This module focuses on the framework, values, and principles that guide wildland fire leaders now and into the future. A portion of a Ted talk by general Stanley McCrystal is included in this video.
Type: Media : Video
This webinar will explored current pervasive mental models about managing performance. Many common practices are at least 50 years behind the science. This webinar explored some of the latest developments in the psychological and social sciences as they apply to improving performance out on the fireline.
Type: Media : Webinar
Let us unpack an “uncomfortable” question: Why don’t women in fire universally encourage more women to join fire? This discussion will be based on the following premise: “fitting in with the firefighter culture is essential for safety and a positive work environment.” I will explore the firefighter culture, how women do this “...
Type: Media : Webinar
The LLC is a cutting-edge knowledge resource center for the entire wildland fire community. The LLC provides innovative strategies, processes and tools to assist the entire wildland fire community in performing more safely and effectively—using both past and present lessons. The LLC helps the entire wildland fire community use...
Type: Website : Publications List or Library
In June 1990 a fire in Arizona results in six firefighter fatalities.
Type: Media : Video


XLSResearch and Publications Database

These resources are compiled in partnership with the Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP), Fire Research and Management Exchange System (FRAMES), and Fire Effects Information System (FEIS).