Center Firing

What is Center Firing?

Center Firing meaning in Safety terms is

  • Method of broadcast burning in which fire is ignited in the center of the area to create a strong draft; additional fires are then ignited progressively nearer the outer control lines (sometimes in one step) as indraft increases so as to draw the flames and smoke toward the center. 


reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group