FUEL

Management

Frontera’s team has worked with a number of regional and municipal governments and First Nations communities in developing holistic Fuel Management Prescriptions containing integrated strategies for vegetation management, fuel reduction, wildfire mitigation, evacuation safety and ecosystem restoration. We can provide the following services: 

  • Development and supervision of Fuel Management Prescriptions (FMPs). Frontera develops FMPs while utilizing advanced fire behaviour prediction tools and integrative on-site wildfire threat and fuel loading assessments. We can provide your community:

    • Prescribed Burn Plans for your community’s objectives, including fuel reduction and ecosystem restoration,

    • Mechanical Operational Treatment Plans and supervision for vegetation and fuel reduction projects, and

    • Operational work plans that effectively implement burn plans and mechanical treatments in a cost-effective manner.

  • Assisting in developing and sustaining interagency relationships to ensure longevity, success and plan effectiveness.

  • GIS and spatial analyses, including drone mapping, 3D modeling of terrain and forests.

previous Projects

Fuel Management Plans (Lil̓’wat Nation, Village of Pemberton, District of Mackenzie, Regional District of Central Kootenay, City of Prince George)

  • Frontera’s team has worked with a number of regional and municipal governments and First Nations communities in developing holistic Fuel Management Plans containing integrated strategies for vegetation management, fuel reduction, wildfire mitigation, evacuation safety and ecosystem restoration.

Operational Fuel Treatments: (Lil̓’wat Nation, District of Mackenzie, District of North Vancouver)

  • Development and supervision of Operational Fuel Treatments to ensure vegetation and fuel management objectives within a Fuel Management Plan is achieved in the most cost-effective manner.

Prescribed Burn Plans: (Lil̓’wat Nation, District of Mackenzie)

  • Frontera’s team has the expertise to develop in-depth, tactical prescribed burn plans and provide supervision during implementation.

Technical Services: (Fire Behaviour Prediction Modelling, GIS and UAV Imagery: Many private landowners, local governments and First Nations)

  • Frontera has certified advanced drone pilots to provide high-quality UAV imagery, mapping, spatial analysis, and remote sensing analysis services. Frontera also has expertise in providing innovative wildfire behaviour prediction modelling.

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