Federal Forest-fire Policy in the United States

  title={Federal Forest-fire Policy in the United States},
  author={Scott L. Stephens and LAWRENCE W. RUTH},
specific ideas to reform and to improve U.S. f o rest fire policy and manage m e n t . To be achieved, substantive reform requires better development, dissemination, and utilization of scientifically based information to assist in the efficient formulation and implementation of policy (Franklin and Agee 2003). The ensuing discussion will develop a conceptual agenda for this policy. Finally, the paper will consider how to enable these changes, recognizing that the mixed public and governmental… CONTINUE READING
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