Partners & Tools
Regional fire science partner sites and tools.
Topics & regions
- Climate & Fire (1)
- Fire Ecology & Effects (1)
- GIS & Remote Sensing (1)
- Human Dimensions of Fire (1)
- Mojave & Sonoran Desert (1)
- Prescribed Fire (1)
- Restoration (1)
- Sierra Nevada (1)
- Central & Southern California (2)
- Fire Behavior & Weather (2)
- Fuels & Fuel Treatments (2)
- Fire Communication & Education (4)
- Model/Tool/Technology (4)
- Northern California (6)
- Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) (13)
A list of research projects about the Rim Fire to promote collaboration and communication.
Download GIS datasets from the USFS Pacific Southwest Region
The information and file links on this webpage contain a data set of historical and recent fuels treatments conducted across Southern California.
Models & Tools
With so many fires occurring, here's a handy map that's being updated with size and containment information.
Virtual tour of a fire-safe demonstration building
Interactive local maps of climate change and related environmental effects: fire, temperature, weather, and more. The raw data used in the maps is available for download from the site.
MTBS is a multi-year project designed to consistently map the burn severity and perimeters of fires across all lands of the United States for the period spanning 1984 through 2010.
National Fire Protection Association
"The leading information and knowledge resource on fire, electrical and related hazards"
At the La Kretz Center, we help preserve California’s biodiversity and ecosystems through research, education and public programs. We supply the scientific research needed to inform management actions to protect and restore California’s fragile biodiversity resources.
A national Cooperative Extension website with many resources regarding fire preparation, including activities for home protection that can be done before, during, and after a fire occurs near your home.
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The California Fire Safe Council provides resources and support for Californians to make their homes and communities fire safe, as well support for running local Fire Safe Councils in communities.
SAFE Landscapes is a project of the Natural Resources Program based inLos Angeles and Ventura County Cooperative Extension that focuses onproviding homeowners with fire and sustainability information.
The Northern California Prescribed Fire Council is a venue for practitioners, state and federal agencies, academic institutions, tribes, coalitions, and interested individuals to work collaboratively to promote, protect, conserve, and expand the responsible use of prescribed fire in Northern California’s fire-adapted landscapes.
The LWF site provides wildfire threat reduction recommendations for fire-threatened communities in Nevada.