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What is IAWF?
The International Association of Wildland Fire (IAWF) a professional membership association dedicated to uniting the global wildland fire community. We are uniquely positioned as an independent organization whose membership includes experts in all aspects of Wildland fire management. IAWF independence and breadth of global membership expertise allows it to offer a neutral forum for the consideration of important, at times controversial, Wildland fire issues. Our unique membership and organization allow the IAWF to creatively apply a full range of Wildland fire knowledge to perform its stated mission.More about IAWF
- 6th Annual National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy Workshop, November 6-10, 2023, Sante Fe, NM
- 7th International Fire Behavior and Fuels Conference, April 15-19. 2024 in Boise, Idaho; Canberra, Austraila; and Tralee, Ireland
- 2024 Wildland Fire Canada Conference, Oct 28-Nov 1, 2024, Fredericton, New Brunswick
- Call for 2024 IAWF Board Members is now open through September 30, 2023.
- The most downloaded papers in the International Journal of Wildland Fire in the last month
- IAWF Calls for Action: Position Paper Advocates Long-term Use of Applied Fire
- IAWF Climate Change Position Paper
- IAWF and AFE United Statement Against Racist
- The IAWF Board of Directors have developed a range of Issue Papers that engage discussion of the key issues facing our profession today.