RT-130, Wildland Fire Safety Training Annual Refresher (WFSTAR)

Latest Research on Safety Zones

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Ongoing studies suggest that safety zone direction provided in the Redbook does not take slope and wind into consideration. Missoula Fire Lab shares the math behind predicting a more accurate safety zone size.
Category: Operations
Core Component(s): Incident Reviews and Lessons Learned;
Fire and Aviation Operational Safety

Estimated Delivery Time: 30 minutes; Video Length: 6:15



WFSTAR guide not yet available.  Please contact Travis Touchette at ttouchet@blm.gov if you have questions.

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