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Fire Ecology Expertise with Turkey

Forest Service Shares Fire Ecology Expertise with Turkey

Modified: Nov 30, 2018

The quest to predict the spread of wildfires

BBC's Future Now features Mark Finney and team on "The quest to predict -and stop- the spread of wildfires"

Modified: Nov 20, 2018

The science behind California’s surging wildfires

Sharon Hood, Research Ecologist, is featured on PBS News Hour's "The science behind California's surging wildfires" article November 13, 2018.

Modified: Nov 14, 2018

Fuel and topographic influences on wildland firefighter burnover fatalities in Southern California

Previous reviews of wildfires where a fatal firefighter burnover occurred have found that the incidents usually share similar characteristics in terms of the fire environment, such as steep slopes and complex topography (e.g. box canyons).

Modified: Oct 30, 2018

Field Trips and FireWorks

Field trip to the 2017 Rice Ridge Fire on the Lolo National Forest, Montana

Modified: Oct 18, 2018

CBS This Morning - Inside the Lab

CBS This Morning: Inside the lab studying the growing threat of fire tornadoes

CBS This Morning interviews Mark Finney, Jason Forthofer, and team.

Modified: Sep 24, 2018