Learning Center

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Welcome to Wildland Fire Learning Center intended for everyone who is interested in all aspects of wildland fire.

Prevention & Preparedness

Firewise Alaska

Safe Campfires

Managing Fire & Smoke in Alaska

Using Burn Barrels in Alaska


Fire In-Depth

For students who want to learn more about fire.


Fire Basics for Kids

Fun fire facts for kids.


Educator Resources

These curriculum materials are aimed at grades five and six and stress the importance of understanding fire ecology.

FWS, Role of Fire in Alaska Curriculum Guide


Wildland Fire History

NPS wildland fire practices and perspectives through history.


Fireside Chats

Multimedia presentations about wildland fire.


Glossary

Specialized terms used by the wildland fire community.


Fatality Investigations

Memos, reports and Questions & Answers about wildland fire fatalities.


Lessons Learned

The wildland fire community uses lessons from the past and present to improve for the future.


Six years after the 2005 Highpower Fire in Denali National Park and Preserve which burned into a 1986 fire, staff monitor the effects of repeat fires.
Six years after the 2005 Highpower Fire in Denali National Park and Preserve which burned into a 1986 fire, staff monitor the effects of repeat fires.
Last Updated: September 11, 2013