Resource Type: Handouts

Topics: Fuels treatment

Notes from the Field: False Hope and the Four Mile Canyon Fire

Dave Lasky

FAC Net member Dave Lasky performed wildfire fuels mitigation work in the Four Mile Canyon Fire’s footprint (before the fire occurred). Here, Dave shares a raw and thought-provoking reflection on why his team’s work failed and six lessons learned for other wildifre mitigation professionals to consider. This story was originally published as a blog, as part of FAC Net’s Fantastic Failures series.