What Is? Prescribed Burn

TitleWhat Is? Prescribed Burn
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2020
AuthorsConsortium, NFire Scien, Rau, A
Series TitleFire facts
Date Published08/2020
InstitutionNorthwest Fire Science Consortium
KeywordsFire Facts

In order to meet preidentified objectives, prescribed burns are lit under specific conditions to produce desirable results such as favorable plant response, healthy forest and rangeland conditions for grazing and wildlife habitat, silvicultural treatments, indigenous cultural practices, and reduced wildfire hazard.