Wildland-urban intermix

n. A type of wildland-urban interface where homes or other structures are intermixed within wildland fuels

 

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The term wildland-urban intermix refers to a specific type of wildland-urban interface in which the homes or other structures are intermixed with wildland fuels, as opposed to a distinct area of wildland fuel adjacent to a developed area.

 

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Although technically the terms wildland-urban interface and wildland-urban intermix are two different concepts, the term wildland-urban interface is usually used to refer to all types, and wildland-urban intermix to the special case described above.