Committee on Wildfire Weather, Technology and Risk

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The Committee on Wildfire Weather, Technology, and Risk (CWWTR) is a standing committee within the American Meteorological Society (AMS). The primary objective of the CWWTR is to accelerate the advancement of fire weather-related sciences, technologies, applications, education, and services for the benefit of society. The committee aims to foster collaboration, knowledge sharing, and innovation across sectors to enhance the understanding of wildfire weather dynamics, mitigate risks, and promote community resilience and education. By embracing new technologies, facilitating cross-sector platforms, and encouraging research and funding initiatives, the CWWTR strives to make substantial contributions to wildfire science and its practical applications.