International Association of Wildland Fire

Upcoming Conference


The Call for Presentations Proposals is now open? Deadline for submissions is November 1st.

Give $25 to Fuels Our Next 25 Years!

The $25 for 25 is a fundraising campaign that will fund student academic scholarships and travel scholarships to attend our upcoming Fire Behavior and Fuels Conference.

The International Association of Wildland Fire (IAWF) was formed in 1990 as an international membership association dealing with all aspects of wildland fire. With your support in our first 25 years the association has become the foremost source for local to global scale scientific and technical knowledge, education, and networking and professional development for its members and collaborative partners in over 30 countries.

IAWF is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) professional association representing members of the global wildland fire community.

Why be an IAWF member? by Carol Rice (Wildfire Magazine)


We are now accepting nominations for four IAWF Awards!

We encourage you to  gather your information to nominate some very deserving folks! We've added two new awards this year. Recipient does not have to be an IAWF member to receive an award. Awards will be presented at an upcoming IAWF Conference when possible.

The deadline for nominations is November 15, 2015.

Nominations for IAWF Safety Award

Nominations for IAWF Ember Award

Nominations for IAWF Management Award

Nominations for IAWF Early Career Award


Position Paper

The True Cost of Wildfires - our latest position paper created in collaboration with australia cialis online the Association for Fire Ecology and The Nature Conservancy. #TrueWildfireCosts

Full Paper

Partner Conferences

NASA ARSET: Remote Sensing for Wildfire Applications Workshop
6-8 October 2015
ISU Campus, Pocatello, ID

Prerequisites: Completion of the ARSET webinar, Introduction to Remote Sensing for Wildfire Applications.

6th International Wildland Fire Conference
12-16 October 2015
Pyeongchang, Gangwon, Republic of Korea

IAWF and CSIRO Publishing are hosting a workshop

Communicating and publishing your work
Stefan Doerr, Jenny Foster, Ron Steffens
Wed. 14. Oct. 19:00-20:30. The workshop will begin with a drinks reception (19:00-19:15)
Luge, Convention Center 1F




Eighth International Seminar on Fire and Explosion Hazards (8th ISFEH)
25-28 April 2016
Hefei, China


Advanced Notice and Call For Papers