Onion Bayou Prairie prescribed burn at Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge in Texas - Pictured from left to right: Prescribed Fire Specialist Paul C. Charland, Assistant Fire Management Officer Craig Crenshaw, Range Technician Doug Head.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service personnel have used prescribed fire for decades to control hazardous fuels on its lands. Such fires, set under strict conditions, reduce fire risks to nearby communities while benefitting wildlife habitat.
Scott Ebel, supervisory forestry technician at Turnbull NWR, shows effects of wildfire to Mitchell, Oregon Mayor Nancy Fitzgerald in Oregon's Bridge Creek Wilderness Area. Mitchell Oregon Mayor Nancy Fitzgerald Scott Ebel wildfire Turnbull...
A 292-acre Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) prescribed burn is conducted on Balcones National Wildlife Refuge in Texas in February 2004 to remove accumulated juniper cuttings from a previous mechanical thinning project.
Steven Hubner, NE Region Wildland Urban Interface Coordinator for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service conducts a prescibed burn for warm season grass maintenance at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Delaware.Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge.