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Fire Suppression

Fire SuppressionThe Vernal Field Office initiates an “appropriate management response” (AMR) for a wildland fire which provides specific direction for achieving fire management objectives such as firefighter and public safety, resource values to be protected, minimized suppression costs, and/or potential resource benefits.  An AMR can range from full suppression of a wildland fire to managing the fire for resource benefit (wildland fire use).