Integrated Fire Management (IFM) incorporates different fire management activities in a strategic framework to reduce the overall impact of unwanted wildfire damage, and to promote the beneficial use of fire.
Integrated Fire Management can be defined as a series of actions that includes fire awareness activities, fire prevention activities, prescribed burning, resource sharing and co-ordination, fire detection, fire suppression, fire damage rehabilitation and research at local, provincial and national levels, in order to create a sustainable and well balanced environment, reduce unwanted wildfire damage, and to promote the beneficial use of fire. (Provided by FynbosFire)
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