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Interview with Myron Lee

Myron Lee was a very well-respected Type 1 Incident Commander and... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Bushfire in NSW threatened communities north of Newcastle

On Saturday January 13 a bushfire near Masonite Road threatened the... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Woman sentenced to four years in prison for starting two fires in Wyoming

She was arrested in Pennsylvania and initially charged with starting... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

More information available about BLM Programmatic EIS

Above: BLM map for the programmatic fuel management EIS. The... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Former firefighter convicted second time for arson

The ex-firefighter started 20 fires in 2013 and another in 2016 This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Pyrocumulonimbus clouds

Above: Bureau of Meteorology, Australia (Originally published at... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

TBT: new wildfire terminology

For Throwback Thursday, here’s what we wrote on April 1, 2009:... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Nearly a record breaking year for acres burned in the U.S.

Wildfires consumed 9.7 million acres in the United States in 2017 This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Images from mud flows and flooding in Southern California

We spent a few minutes on Twitter Tuesday evening looking for... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Probability of a wildfire, by date and location

Above: Map showing the probability of a wildfire on January 12 of at... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Report released on Thomas Fire Fatality

Above: A map from the report showing the entrapment location. The red... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Evacuations ordered below wildfires in Santa Barbara County

Very heavy rain could produce flash floods, mudslides, and... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Jupiter, seen at 130,000 mph

Above: Photo of Jupiter taken by NASA’s Juno spacecraft.... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Field tests of tracking devices for firefighters

We have often advocated the Holy Grail of Wildland Firefighting,... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Arizona Forest Service officer involved in shooting

A U.S. Forest Service law enforcement officer was involved in a... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Our tenth year begins

Wildfire Today started January 6, 2008 This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Is a little pre-fire mitigation around structures better than none?

According to experience from Colorado's Fourmile Canyon Fire,... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Last year’s California wildfires, graphically

Some people learn or are stimulated most effectively by reading, or... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

More evidence of the “fireproofing effect” of insect outbreaks in a forest

Additional research confirms a “fireproofing” effect on host trees... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

Wildfire potential, January through April

Above: wildfire potential for January, 2018. (Originally published at... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.

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