These are primarily USDA Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management lands in the forested and mixed landscapes of the Western United States. These public lands often experience large fires that may threaten adjacent communities. Fire is likely.
Example of a Typical County — Klamath County, Oregon: Klamath County includes Crater Lake National Park, the Winema National Forest and BLM and private lands.
|Vegetation and Fuels||High|
|Homes, Communities and Values at Risk||High|
|Human-Caused Ignitions||Very Low|
Effective and Efficient Response:
There is high risk of large wildfires, more potential for resource benefits.