Much has been written regarding the impacts current weather patterns and future climate change will have on the local fire environment. We have compiled a collection of resources, including published papers from local scientist such as Board Director Max Moritz, devoted to the science of predicting these changes.
In partnership with the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, a team of UCSB graduate students are surveying local communities in order to learn about what plants are commonly found near homes. The results of this survey will help the researchers choose plants for future flammability testing. Click HERE to complete the survey.