Northeast-Midwest Wildfire Risk Assessment Portal Now Available

The Northeast-Midwest Wildfire Risk Assessment Portal is live and available to all! This Northeast General Flyer that provides links to several videos and tutorials, along with user guides, that now available on the portal website to learn more about the WRAP itself. The NE-MW WRAP is comprised of a suite of applications tailored to support specific workflows […]

USDA and DOI Plans for Confronting the Wildfire Crisis

The Forest Service has launched a robust, 10-year strategy to squarely address this wildfire epidemic in the places where it poses the most immediate threats to communities. The strategy, called “Confronting the Wildfire Crisis: A Strategy for Protecting Communities and Improving Resilience in America’s Forests,” combines a historic investment of congressional funding with years of […]

4th National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy Workshop

October 04-08, 2021 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Asheville Biltmore, North Carolina The International Association of Wildland Fire is presenting this workshop in partnership with the Wildland Fire Leadership Council (WFLC) and the Western, Southeast and Northeast Regional Strategy Committees. Go the website.

Fueling Collaboration

Fueling Collaboration is a series of interactive panel discussions sponsored by the North Atlantic Fire Science Exchange designed to encourage collaboration between fire managers and researchers. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Coming Soon! NE RSC Wildland Fire Managment Tools Webinars

There will be 6 webinars held September 21-22, 24-25, 29, 2020 that will present information on applications and tools supporting 3 priority areas that we have been focused on over the last couple of years. These include LANDFIRE, the Northeast Quantitative Wildfire Risk Assessment and planning, and fire occurrence reporting (InFORM). DOWNLOAD THE FLYER

Largest Collaborative Agreement for Forest Management in the Country Signed

Milwaukee (July 16, 2020) – On July 15, the Northeast-Midwest State Foresters Alliance (NMSFA) and the USDA Forest Service signed an Agreement for Shared Stewardship during a virtual signing ceremony. This formal agreement further strengthens the longstanding partnership and commitment to using an all-lands approach for forest management across the Northeast and Midwest United States. […]