Fire

Women leaders in fire science

COLORADO—The recent editorial in the journal Fire, Recognizing Women Leaders in Fire Science, names 62 women from around the world as leaders in fire science. The authors acknowledge that this is not a complete list; however, they do provide the criteria used to make their choices and they make reference to adding others to the list. Of these 62 women, 10 are current or former employees of the USDA Forest Service. These Forest Service scientists include: