Northwest Fire Science Consortium

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Funded by Pacific Northwest Research Station/Joint Fire Sciences Program

The goal of the Northwest Fire Science Consortium (NWFSC) is to improve delivery of scientific information and tools to people engaged in wildfire and smoke management, and hazardous fuels reduction. Collaborators: Multiple at Oregon State University, USDA Forest Service, Washington State University, and Sustainable Northwest. Meet the current NWFSC management team.

Joint EWP and NWFSC publications

Literature reviews

2023: Indigenous fire stewardship for fire management and ecological restoration in the Pacific Northwest 

2021: Perceptions of Wildland Fire Smoke

2021: Communicating with the public about wildland fire preparation, response and recovery: A literature review of recent research with recommendations for managers