These counties are in Idaho, Montana and the Dakotas and are Interior Rangelands that have historically experienced low fire but may be at risk for larger, long duration fires.
Example of a Typical County — Perkins County, South Dakota: This rural county includes Grand River National Grassland and has experienced a few large fires.
|Vegetation and Fuels||Moderate|
|Homes, Communities and Values at Risk||Very Low|
Effective and Efficient Response:
Counties in this combo have high risk to large wildfires and most counties have less potential for resource benefits than others.