As a recognized expert on wildland fire, both within the U.S. and internationally, Blackbull president
Dick Mangan has authored a number of publications that are an important part of the body of
knowledge relative to wildland fire. These technical reports and conference papers include:

  • Wildland Fire Fatalities Report for 2007-2009
  • (2010)
  • Wildland Fire Overview - DeNovo Property
  • (2009)
  • Vegetation Management Plan - Powell Campground
  • (2009)
  • WildFire Risk - Cape May NWR Final Report
  • (2008)
  • WildFire Risk - Lost Lakes Development
  • (2008)
  • Toward a Healthier and Safer Wildland Firefighter Workforce
  • (2008)
  • Wildland Fire Fatalities in the United States, 1990-2006
  • (2007)
  • Safety Paper at Seville 2007
  • (2007)
  • Upper Missouri River Breaks Fire Ecology Report
  • (2004)
  • Injuries, Illness, and Fatalities among Wildland Firefighters
  • (2002)
  • Making Wildland Fire Safety Work
  • (2002)
  • Night Shift
  • (2002)
  • Improving Wildland Fire Safety: Challenge for Forest Fire Reseachers
  • (2002)
  • One Foot in the Black
  • (2000)
  • Wildland Firefighter Injuries - ID and MT
  • (2000)
  • Wildfire Equipment Development Priority Needs (w/ Dr. Jon Driessen)
  • (2000)
  • Wildland Firefighter Entrapments, 1976 to 1999 (w/ Steve Munson)
  • (2000)
  • Wildland Firefighter Health and Safety Report 1 (w/ Brian Sharkey)
  • (2000)
  • Wildland Firefighter Health and Safety Report 2 (w/ Brian Sharkey)
  • (2000)
  • Health and Safety Issues for Bushfire Fighters
  • (2000)
  • Improving Firefighter Safety in the Wildland-Urban Intermix
  • (2000)
  • Investigating Wildland Fire Entrapments
  • (2001)
  • Issues in Large Wildfire Suppression Cost Reduction
  • (1999)
  • Wildfire Cost Reductions Through Equipment Development and Standardization
  • (1999)
  • Wildland Fire Fatalities in the United States, 1990-1998
  • (1999)
  • Fire Behavior Associated with the 1994 South Canyon Fire on Storm King Mountain, CO (w/others)
  • (1998)
  • Surviving Fire Entrapments
  • (1997)
  • Risk Management Planning
  • (1997)
  • Wildfire Safety: Equipment, Training, and Attitudes
  • (1995)
  • The Effects of Smoke on Wildland Firefighters
  • (1995)
  • GPS Use in Wildland Fire Management
  • (1994)
  • Handling Bio-Hazard Material
  • (1994)

    The Following are PowerPoint Presentations Please Download Only
  • Liability
  • (2008)
  • Lessons Learned on Fatality Investigations
  • (2008)
  • Wildfire 2007 Safety Sevilla
  • (2007)
  • At Risk in the Interface
  • (2002)
  • Portugal Keynote
  • (2002)
  • The Safety Officer
  • (????)