ABOUT PFMc

Founded in 2012, PFMc and its associated consultants are a team of wildfire experts, arborists, certified foresters, and landscape professionals who work with law firms, corporations, and property owners to assess the real cost of wildfire damage to landscape and trees. Led by industry experts Frank Carroll and Van Elsbernd, PFMc leverages 80 years of forestry and wildfire experience to provide expert analysis and testimony for wildfire litigation cases and consultation with property owners on post-wildfire restoration. PFMc offers comprehensive, science-based solutions.

What We Do

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Wildfire News

Opinion and perspective about today's forest.
February 18, 2021
FRANK CARROLL, A COLORADO FORESTER AND WILDFIRE EXPERT, SPEAKS WITH EVERGREEN FOUNDER, JIM PETERSEN, CONCERNING MANAGED FIRE AND HIS ASSESSMENT OF PETERSEN'S BOOK "FIRST, PUT OUT THE FIRE!"
February 18, 2021
Forest Service supervisors in Utah are enforcing a moratorium on “managed wildfires” in 2020, this terrible year of the pandemic “wildfire” that so affects all aspects of our lives. The thinking is that Covid19 is putting enough pressure on hard working firefighters without worrying about extra firefighting duty. Forest Service Chief Victoria Christiansen told supervisors this year not to exacerbate an already difficult management picture by letting any fires burn to meet natural resource management objectives like reducing fuels or improving wildlife habitat.
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Field Report

Insight into where and how our teams work around the world.