What are? Measures of Fire Behavior; Fire Facts

Type: 
Climate Education
Disaster Resources
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Organization: 
Northwest Fire Science Consortium
Description: 

"Fire behavior can be characterized as the manner in which a fire reacts to the interaction of fuel, weather, and topography - the "fire behavior triangle." The four main parameters used to describe fire behavior include: rate of spread, fireline intensity, flame length, and flame height."

Category: 
fire behavior, fire managers, measurement, education

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