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National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG)

Glossary of Wildland Fire Terminology

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PMS 205

July 2012

This glossary provides the interagency wildland fire communities a single source for wildland fire and incident management terminology commonly used by the NWCG and its subgroups.

Comments should be emailed to the Data Standards and Terminology Subcommittee at BLM_FA_NWCG_Glossary@blm.gov