Integrated Fire Management

Strategic, coordinated and effective framework for fighting unwanted fires.

Integrated Fire Management (IFM) is a series of actions implemented through fuel reduction, readiness, response, recovery, planning and management. Activities in IFM include fire awareness, fire prevention, prescribed burning, resource coordination, fire detection, fire suppression, post-fire damage rehabilitation and research at a local, state and national level to create a sustainable and well-balanced environment, reduce wildfire risk and promote the beneficial use of fire.


Reduce and manage fire risk while navigating legislation during planning and implementation.


Mitigate fire risk through planning, training, early detection and resource planning.


Combat fires with a tested dispatch, coordination and fire suppression system.

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