The purpose of this document is to outline the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) wildland fire priorities and coordinate the EPA Office of Research and Development’s (ORD’s) wildland-fire-related research across multiple National Research Programs (NRPs) to be implemented under their new 2019-2022 Strategic Research Action Plans (StRAPs). This document also provides background information on wildland fire research as it relates to EPA’s mission; a narrative of the existing ORD research portfolio; and a landscape of future work that is within the purview, expertise, and capacity of ORD. Additionally, this research framework outlines an approach for collaborative research activities with other federal partners.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
- Wildland Fire Research Framework 2019-2022 (PDF)(33 pp, 540 K)