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FARSITE: A Fire Behavior and Growth Simulator
Entry ID: FARSITE

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Summary
Abstract: FARSITE is a fire behavior and growth simulator for use on Windows computers. It is used by Fire Behavior Analysts from the USDA FS, USDI NPS, USDI BLM, and USDI BIA, and is taught in the S493 course. FARSITE is designed for use by trained, professional wildland fire planners and managers familiar with fuels, weather, topography, wildfire situations, and the associated concepts and terminology.
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Service Citation
Originators: Mark Finney and Rob Seli
Title: FARSITE: A Fire Behavior and Growth Simulator
Provider: USDA Forest Service
URL: http://www.firemodels.org/index.php/national-systems/farsite
Service Keywords
ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORIES >FIRE ADVISORIES >WILDFIRES Parameter Definition
MODELS >EARTH SCIENCE REANALYSES/ASSIMILATION MODELS Parameter Definition

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Fire
Fire Simulator
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Service Provider
USDA/FS/RMRS > Rocky Mountain Research Station, Forest Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.fs.fed.us/rm/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: USDA FOREST SERVICE
Phone: 202-205-8333
Email: webmaster at fs.fed.us
Contact Address:
USDA Forest Service
P.O. Box 96090
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20090-6090
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2008-01-25
SERF Last Revision Date: 2010-11-16
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