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Why fighting wildfires often fails

CBS's 60 Minutes Episode on Why fighting wildfires often fails -- and what to do about it.

Modified: Jun 19, 2017

Jack Cohen Honored for Lifelong Work on Wildland-Fire Mitigation

Reno, Nev. – Jack Cohen, USDA Forest Service retiree, has received the 2017 Wildfire Mitigation Legacy Award for being instrumental in developing the science behind many effective wildland-fire mitigation concepts used today across North America. - See the full article at

Modified: May 11, 2017

Navy Officials Visit Missoula Fire Lab

Rear Admiral Roy Kitchener, USN, visited the Missoula Fire Sciences Lab on April 11 as part of his tour through Montana. Rear Admiral Kitchener and two aides met with local leaders and the public to highlight ways the Navy serves the people of Montana. He also met with FFS Program Manager Colin Hardy and Deputy Program Manager Thomas Dzomba.

Modified: May 09, 2017