REN R 340 - Wildland Fire Science and Management

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences

Principles of forest fire science and management in Canadian forest ecosystems. Fire science fundamentals and their applications for addressing complex social, ecological and economic fire management challenges. Topics include fire as a natural disturbance process, mechanisms of fire ignition and spread, fire weather, fire behaviour, and fire occurrence prediction. Models, systems, analytical techniques and policies used to support fire management operations and decisions are explored in relation to contemporary fire management issues.

Winter Term 2024


Section Capacity Class times Instructor(s)
2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12 (TR)
09:30 - 10:50
AF 1-13
Primary Instructor: Jen Beverly