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The Wildland Fire Decision Support System: Integrating science, technology, and fire management


Pence, Morgan; Zimmerman, Thomas. 2011. The Wildland Fire Decision Support System: Integrating science, technology, and fire management. Fire Management Today. 71(1): 18-22.

Federal agency policy requires documentation and analysis of all wildland fire response decisions. In the past, planning and decision documentation for fires were completed using multiple unconnected processes, yielding many limitations. In response, interagency fire management executives chartered the development of the Wildland Fire Decision Support System (WFDSS).

Keywords: Wildland Fire Decision Support System (WFDSS), fire management


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Title: RMRS Other Publications: The Wildland Fire Decision Support System: Integrating science, technology, and fire management
Electronic Publish Date: October 6, 2011
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