Wildfire Response Strategies

  • The range of options available for response to a wildfire. 

    • Definition Extensions: 1)  Common strategies include Monitor, Confine, Contain, Point/Zone Protection, and Suppression, but hybrids and novel strategies may also be developed as the situation demands.  2)  One or more strategies may be employed on any given wildfire.  The strategy or strategies being employed may vary temporally or spatially.