Wildfire Risk to Communities

Wildfire Risk to Communities

Wildfire Risk to Communities is a free, easy-to-use website with interactive maps, charts, and resources to help communities understand, explore, and reduce wildfire risk. It was created by the USDA Forest Service under the direction of Congress and is designed to...
When the well runs dry

When the well runs dry

Drought sets the stage for crowded forests to succumb to bark beetles. Chris Fettig has been studying tree mortality around the globe for decades, but he was unprepared for the large-scale event that hit California’s central and southern Sierra Nevada in the last...