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New model quantifies communities' vulnerability to the spread of fire
Disaster-mitigation experts wanted to bring attention to the complexity of the so-called wildland-urban interface of fires. They’ve developed a model that attempts to quantify the vulnerability of a community of homes to the spread of a fire. They hope their model could add to the strategic toolbox that protects lives and livelihoods from destructive fires.