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Recognizing Women Leaders in Fire Science

Department of Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences, College of Natural Resources, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID 83844, USA
Fire and Environmental Research Applications Team, United States Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
R.W. Gray Consulting Ltd., Chilliwack, BC V2R 2N2, Canada
Landscape and Climate Interactions Teamβ, USDA-FS, PNW Research Station—Forestry Sciences Laboratory & University of Washington, Wenatchee, WA 98801, USA
Department of Geography, University of Colorado-Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
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Received: 8 August 2018 / Revised: 11 August 2018 / Accepted: 16 August 2018 / Published: 20 August 2018
(This article belongs to the Collection Diversity Leaders in Fire Science)
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Across the breadth of fire science disciplines, women are leaders in fire research and development. We want to acknowledge some of these leaders to promote diversity across our disciplines. In Fire, we are also happy to announce a new Special Collection, through which we will continue to acknowledge current and future Diversity Leaders in Fire Science by inviting contributions from the leaders in this editorial, among others. View Full-Text
Keywords: leadership; women in science leadership; women in science
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Smith, A.M.S.; Kolden, C.A.; Prichard, S.J.; Gray, R.W.; Hessburg, P.F.; Balch, J.K. Recognizing Women Leaders in Fire Science. Fire 2018, 1, 30.

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