USDA Forest Service

North Central Research Station


North Central Research Station
1992 Folwell Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108

(651) 649-5000

United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service.

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Note: In October 2006, the North Central Research Station and the Northeastern Research Station joined to form the Northern Research Station. New publications are being added to the Northern Research Station Publications & Data site.

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Title: National Fire Plan Research and Development 2002 Business Summary

Author: USDA Forest Service

Year: 2003

Publication: Misc. Publ. St. Paul, MN. U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station. 60 p.

Abstract: This report summarizes the progress made by Forest Service NFP R&D in FY2002, the second year of NFP funding. Fire research conducted by Forest Service R&D is working to provide the scientific foundation necessary to increase firefighting safety and effectiveness, enhance restoration of fire-scarred landscapes, reduce fire risk through improved management of hazardous fuels, and better prepare communities to cope with wildfires.

Key Words: NFP, interagency, fire risk, rehablitation, restoration, hazardous fuels reduction, community assistance.

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