Wildland Fire News

A selection of news releases and stories related to wildland fire management. For details about ongoing wildfires, visit the National Interagency Fire Center.

Web Reads: Fueling Conservation, New Agreement Around Wildfire Management and Restoration (www.partnersinthesage.com)


Building on seven years of success founded on innovative intra-agency agreements, the Bureau of Land Management and Intermountain West Joint Venture are kicking off the next level of their partnership. This upcoming work will have an increased focus on wildfire risk reduction and fuels management throughout sagebrush country. This funding will continue to support and grow work throughout sagebrush habitat for sage-grouse and other wildlife while also addressing wildfire and invasive annual grass threats that are impacting many rural communities.

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