Wildfires. Helicopter spreading water over a forest fire. This page explains what
actions to take if you receive a fire weather watch alert from the National Weather
A wildfire or wildland fire is an uncontrolled fire in an area of combustible
vegetation that occurs in the countryside area. Other names such as brush fire,
Wildfires What is a wildfire? A wildfire also known as a wildland fire, forest fire,
vegetation fire, grass fire, peat fire, bushfire (in Australia), or hill fire is an ...
Read an article about wildfires in the United States and get information, facts, and
more about wildfires from National Geographic.
WHAT IS A WILDFIRE? "Wildfire" is the term applied to any unwanted, unplanned
, damaging fire burning in forest, shrub or grass and is one of the most powerful ...
Essential wildfire prevention information. Learn how to build a SAFE campfire to
prevent wildfires. Campfire Safety. See how easily burning debris can start a ...
Sort this table by clicking a column header. Clicking the header a second time
sorts the table in the opposite direction. You can view a specific incident by ...
View an interactive map of US wildfire locations and Red Cross shelters, and
learn about how to prevent wildfires and what to do if one occurs.
Remote Sensing Applications Center - USDA Forest Service.
Jul 27, 2015 ... More and more people make their homes in areas that are prone to wildfires. You
can take steps to be ready for a wildfire and prepare your ...