The Association for Fire Ecology (AFE) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the knowledge and use of fire in land management. Our members include scientists, educators, students, managers, practitioners, policymakers, and interested citizens. Anyone who supports our mission can become a member of AFE and through active involvement can help shape the emerging profession and growing field of fire ecology.

Recognize Your Outstanding Colleagues! 

We are now accepting nominations for our 2017 Lifetime Achievement Awards and Student Excellence Awards! The due date for nominations is October 15. We will recognize the winners during the awards luncheon at our upcoming conference on Thursday, November 30.

Read Our Latest Position Paper  

Attend Our Upcoming Conferences and Events

FireVision 20/20: A 20 Year Reflection and Look into the Future ~ 7th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress held concurrently with the 2nd Applied Fire Science Workshop November 28-December 2, 2017.  Orlando, Florida, USA.  Visit the Event Website

The Fire Continuum Conference: Preparing for the Future of Wildland Fire 
May 21-24, 2018, Missoula, Montana. Co-hosted by the Association for Fire Ecology and the International Association of Wildland Fire. Visit the Event Website

Read Our Peer-Reviewed Scientific Journal Fire Ecology

Our journal Fire Ecology now has over 610 authors from around the world to its credit. Browse all authors. Fire Ecology is now indexed, so you can easily search through our 10 years of publications. View our index.

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