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National Interagency Fuels, Fire, & Vegetation Technology Transfer (NIFTT)

NIFTT Scientists and Educators

NIFTT’s mission is to assist land managers in the implementation of effective fuels, fire, & vegetation management technology for addressing risks related to severe fire behavior & fire effects and to restore healthy ecological systems. At NIFTT.gov you can learn about and register for NIFTT Online Training Courses. The Learning Pathways are designed to provide guidance to individuals interested in specific areas of study. These pathways provide easy access to related learning materials in an order designed for optimal learning efficiency: Fire Behavior, Spatial Analysis, Fire Effects, Vegetation Dynamics, Fire Regimes and Integration.

Agency and non-government organizations as well as individuals can contact the NIFTT Helpdesk with questions on NIFTT tools and courses, LANDFIRE, and FRCC.