International Association of Wildland Fire

International Journal of Wildland Fire

A Scientific Publication of the IAWF

Burning QuestionsInternational Journal of Wildland Fire is published on behalf of the International Association of Wildland Fire by CSIRO Publishing. The journal is published online and in print eight times per year.

The Journal publishes new and significant papers that advance basic and applied research concerning wildland fire. The Journal aims to publish quality papers on a broad range of wildland fire issues, which may include subjects beyond the range of papers published in recent issues. The Journal has an international perspective, since wildland fire plays a major social, economic, and ecological role around the globe.

A subscriber gets free online access to the full text, both PDF and and HTML versions, of all issues of the Journal right back to Volume 1. If a subscription lapses, the subscriber still gets perpetual access to those years for which they did subscribe. Non-subscribers can also explore to the Abstract level of each paper.

An Archive of all published papers are available electronically. Our Early Alert service will inform you of new issues and their contents on publication (eight emails per year).

Prospective authors are encouraged to examine the Notice to Authors. The journal welcomes papers aimed at understanding the basic principles of fire as a process, understanding its ecological impact at the stand level and the landscape level, modeling fire and its effects, or presenting information on how to effectively and efficiently manage fire. All papers are refereed rigorously by the Journal's Editorial Board and external reviewers.

Access to the online version of the Journal is a benefit of IAWF membership, with links located in the Members Only section of this website. IAWF members are also eligible for discounted Individual or Student print subscriptions.

Click here to view the 20-Year Author Index Vol. 1(1) 1991 - Vol. 20 (8)2011

Fire Management Article by Marty Alexander, IAWF Board of Directors - A Celebration of Excellence in Wildland Fire Science; The International Journal of Wildland Fire is 20 Years Old.

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