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Definition: The number of buildings, if any, that were threatened, but not ignited by the wildland fire. This field implies that these buildings were ‘saved’ by the efforts of fire suppression resources.
Purpose: The number of buildings threatened provides important information to resource planners and policymakers developing zoning ordinances and regulations regarding wildland and rural areas. This information may also help direct future training and incident management efforts.
Entry: Enter the number of buildings threatened but not ignited by the wildland fire. Check or mark the None box if no buildings were threatened.
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A few NFIRS elements are reused accross a number of transactions, but typically the value is captured by one transaction only.
|Element Type||Numeric - Integer numbers (no decimal points). If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted. All integer values are assumed to be positive. Any fields which allow a negative integer value have been denoted with ‘+ or –’ in the comment field. Negative numbers should be transmitted with the minus sign preceding the digits. - Maximum length 3 characters|
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