Utah Department of Agriculture and Food

USU Wildfire Study

In 2016, the Utah State Legislature passed HB 464 appropriating funds for the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food, Conservation Districts, and Utah State University to perform a study on the impacts of wildfires in Utah. This final draft outlines the economic and physical consequences of wildfires in Utah. It is a valuable resource to better understand not only the consequences of wildfire, but also how to better manage public lands to prevent their destructive consequences.

Read the study report