Fire Protection and Management

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"In today's rapidly changing world of communications and technology, Forest Service Fire and Aviation Management is on the cutting edge with aviation technology, computer simulated fire management programs and sophisticated resource tracking systems." From http://www.fs.fed.us/fire/

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Fire engineering -- EBSCO:Academic Search Complete

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"Fire on the Web is a collection of resources from the Building and Fire Research Laboratory's Fire Research Division at NIST. These Web pages provide links to fire related software, experimental fire data and mpeg/quick time movies of fire tests that can be downloaded and/or viewed with a Web browser." from web site

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A directory of fire departments and services in the U.S.

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Virtual library of Fire Technology and Management.

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Resources compiled by the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

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A bibliography of Gender Issues in the Fire Services.

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"The Forest Service Historical Photograph Collection consists of black and white images, mostly 8" x 10" in size. The photographs date from the late nineteenth century into the second half of the twentieth century." From the National Agriculture Library

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Reports with information from 1910-2007.

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"principal objective of gathering and disseminating information and ideas that will improve the world's fire protection and increase the fire protection industry's competence." From http://www.nafed.org/

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"The National Agricultural Safety Database, NASD, is a collection of publications about agricultural safety and health. The publications are contributed by safety specialists in many different states and agencies."

"NASD contains many kinds of informational materials, including fact sheets, training materials, PowerPoint presentations, video references, and complete on-line videos." -- from web site

Use the Topic List to find materials related to a specific area.

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Fire Safety topics from the United States Department of Labor

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A directory of fire departments in the United States by states.

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"The mission of the USFA is to foster a solid foundation in prevention, preparedness, and response by providing national leadership to local fire and emergency services." From http://www.usfa.dhs.gov/

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"Statistics on fires that occur in the United States and analytical and topical reports that describe the national fire problem. Also included are statistics related to firefighters and fire departments." From http://www.usfa.dhs.gov/statistics/

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Photographs of wildland fires.

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Wildland fire statistics from 1997 – 2006.

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