West Regional Strategy Committee
Secretaries Jewell and Vilsack signed “The National Strategy: The Final Phase in the Development of the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy”
Posted April 9, 2014
The National Strategy: The Final Phase in the Development of the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy (PDF, 3.8 MB) represents the culmination of the three-phased Cohesive Strategy effort initiated in 2009. The National Strategy establishes a national vision for wildland fire management, defines three national goals, describes the wildland fire challenges, identifies opportunities to reduce wildfire risks, and establishes national priorities focused on achieving the national goals.
Posted December 4, 2013
Under the umbrella of the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy, the Western Cohesive Strategy takes a holistic approach to wildland fire management to promote resilient landscapes, fire adapted communities, and improved wildfire response. Collaborative efforts address the complexity of wildland fire management to reduce the negative impacts of fire on lives, property and the natural environment. In the West, the Cohesive Strategy is spearheaded by the Western Regional Strategy Committee (WRSC). See the brochure (PDF, 11 MB)…