USDA Forest Service

Adaptive Management Services


United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Enterprise

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  AMSET Team Members

Carol Ewell

Fire Ecologist
Fuels Researcher

    » Planning Section — Fire Behavior Assessment Team


Cell:       (530) 559-0070




Carol has worked for the Forest Service since 2003. Prior to that she worked for the National Park Service for three seasons starting in 2000 when she became a wildland firefighter and in the outdoor education profession as an outdoor science teacher for 7 years. She is a member of our specialized Fire Behavior Assessment Team that studies wildfire behavior during wildfire incidents.

Areas of Expertise

  • Fire and Fuels Research
  • Wildfire Use projects


  • Masters of Science, Natural Resources Management-Forestry, Humboldt State University, 2006
  • Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Studies and Community Studies, U.C. Santa Cruz, 1995


  • EMT-basic
  • Fire Effects Monitor
  • Helicopter Crew Member

Professional Memberships

  • Association of Fire Ecology
  • Wildland Firefighter Foundation