An early alert from the Joint Fire Science Program about topics under consideration for the Funding Opportunity Notice announcement planned for October 2013. No guarantees, but some food for thought.
Download the Notice of Intent for details.
This notice references the three goals of the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy (“Cohesive Strategy”), released in 2010:
• Restore and maintain resilient landscapes
• Create fire-adapted communities
• Safe and effective wildfire response
The Cohesive Strategy includes regional assessments to address needs and challenges at regional and local levels. Alaska is included in the Western Regional Action Plan, released in April 2013.