Michael Hazell

Request for Proposals for New Foundation Project: Pathways for Building Fire Spread in the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI)

Blog Post created by Michael Hazell Employee on May 13, 2014

There are many potential pathways for wildland fires to ignite buildings within the WUI. These pathways (including both fire and ember exposure) depend on the characteristics of the wildland, the characteristics of the community, and the characteristics of the interface. The Foundation is seeking a contractor to compile information on these pathways and identify gaps to inform prevention and protection strategies in NFPA standards.

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