Shaded Fuel Break

What is Shaded Fuel Break?

Shaded Fuel Break meaning in Safety terms is

  • Fuel breaks built in timbered areas where the trees on the break are thinned and pruned to reduce the fire potential yet retain enough crown canopy to make a less favorable microclimate for surface fires. 

 

reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group

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