Resources

Helpful Links

We maintain this page to encourage connections with NAFSE community members and to share resources that our community members may find especially useful when working with fire science in the northeast.

 

Please contact us at NAFSEhelp@gmail.com to request that we add a resource to this page, or

to have us feature your work in the Community Member Project section.

 

Links are divided into the following four categories- click on any button to jump straight to that section.

 
 

Community Member Projects

Work and interests of our community members, so you know who to connect with over specific topics.

  • John Smith: ongoing work on smoke in Vermont

  • Jane Doe: concluded dissertation on how deer overpopulation affects fuels

  • Placeholder Name: open request for data on fire histories through tree rings

  • Fake Person: request for collaborators in northern Maine working with private homeowners

 

Useful Data

Models and other digital tools that can help with fire science and management.

  • BehavePlus Fire Modeling System

  • Consume 4.2: Fire planning tool

  • FARSITE model

  • FFI: FEAT/FIREMON Integrated Plot-level Monitoring Tool

  • Fire Weather Forecasts: National Weather Service

  • Fire Fuel, and Smoke Science Program - Applications List

  • FlamMap: Fire behavior mapping and analysis tool

  • Fuel and Fire Tools (FFT)

  • FVS: Forest Vegetation Simulator

  • GeoMAC: Geospatial Multi-agenvy Coordination, Wildland Fire Support

  • LANDFIRE: Geo-data and modeling tools

  • LANDIS-II

  • Natural Fuels Photo Series - Digital Photo Series

  • The Interagency Fuels Treatment Decision Support System (IFTDSS)

  • Wildland Fire Assessment System

  • Wildland Fire Management, Research, Development and Application

 

Technological Tools

Models and other digital tools that can help with fire science and management.

  • BehavePlus Fire Modeling System

  • Consume 4.2: Fire planning tool

  • FARSITE model

  • FFI: FEAT/FIREMON Integrated Plot-level Monitoring Tool

  • Fire Weather Forecasts: National Weather Service

  • Fire Fuel, and Smoke Science Program - Applications List

  • FlamMap: Fire behavior mapping and analysis tool

  • Fuel and Fire Tools (FFT)

  • FVS: Forest Vegetation Simulator

  • GeoMAC: Geospatial Multi-agenvy Coordination, Wildland Fire Support

  • LANDFIRE: Geo-data and modeling tools

  • LANDIS-II

  • Natural Fuels Photo Series - Digital Photo Series

  • The Interagency Fuels Treatment Decision Support System (IFTDSS)

  • Wildland Fire Assessment System

  • Wildland Fire Management, Research, Development and Application

 

Partner Organizations

Webpages and information about groups we regularly enjoy working with, listed alphabetically.

  • Association for Fire Ecology: dedicated to improving the knowledge and use of fire in land management, has an active student chapter system and an open-access  journal

  • Bureau of Indian Affairs Wildland Fire Management: protecting lives, property, and resources while restoring and maintaining healthy ecosystems through cost-effective and creative fire-management programs, collaboration, and promoting Indian self-determination

  • Bureau of Land Management - Fire and Aviation

  • Federal Emergency Management Agency

  • Fire Adapted Communities

  • Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network (FACNET)

  • Fire Research and Management System: FRAMES

  • Firewise Communities

  • International Association of Fire Chiefs

  • Mid-Atlantic Interstate Forest Fire Protection Compact (MAIFFPC)

  • National Association of State Foresters

  • National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy

  • National Interagency Fire Center

  • National Park Service Wildland Fire

  • National Wildfire Coordinating Group

  • National Wildland Fire Training

  • New Hampshire Prescribed Fire Council

  • New Jersey Fire Safety Council

  • Northeast Region Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy

  • Northeastern Forest Fire Protection Compact

  • Pennsylvania Prescribed Fire Council

  • Ready, Set, Go

  • Sandplains Grassland Network

  • The Nature Conservancy: Maintaining Fire's Natural Role

  • US Fish and Wildlife Service, Northeast Region Fire Program

  • US Forest Service Fire and Aviation Management