The counties in this combination are located in the peninsula of Upper Michigan and northern Wisconsin, within Fire Regime Group V with a significant Wildland Urban Interface density. This area experiences a low number of ignitions, but more area burned. Non-fire fuel treatments could be supported by an active timber industry.
Example of a Typical County — Marquette County, Michigan: This most populated county of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula includes some State Forest, but it has experienced few large wildfires.
|Vegetation and Fuels||Very Low|
|Homes, Communities and Values at Risk||Moderate|
|Human-Caused Ignitions||Very Low|