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Please share this collection of
wildfire recovery resources
with communities and partners who are in the wildfire recovery process.
Other Post-Wildfire Resources:
Tips for navigating the world of wildfire insurance:
Wildfire Insurance 101: What Practitioners and Policy Owners Need to Know
How to (and how
to) help your community recover after a wildfire:
Fantastic Failure: Facilitation Flops in a Post-Fire World
How a handful of FAC practitioners started preparing for long-term recovery:
Long-term Recovery Planning: Where We Started [Learning Exchange Summary]
Ranching-specific tips for the before, during and after phases of fire adaptation:
When Wildfire Hits the Ranch: Lessons Learned from the Thomas Fire
When Wildfire Mitigation Works
Check out these examples of how
investments in wildfire mitigation efforts
can, and often do, protect homes from wildfires.
From collaboratively planned efforts to prescribed fire to interagency response teams, 2017 holds several
that mitigation practitioners can learn from.
Get a detailed description of a
wildfire mitigation effort in Utah
that paid off (and included some creative wood-product workarounds).
The Joint Fire Science Program has conducted over 100 studies regarding the effectiveness of fuels treatment. Read this
to understand their research highlights.
In Case You Miss
ed It: Summertime Fun
More News, Opinion
A Minnesota community recognized a gap in its emergency preparedness and did something about it:
Eagles Nest Township Runs First Emergency Practice Evacuation in Recent Memory
, KBJR 6
Ashland Fire and Rescue worked with the chamber of commerce and public health partners to produce a two-minute video on how to properly wear an N95 mask:
Smokey Skies and Your Health: The Air Quality Index
, Ashland Chamber of Commerce
Think about how your community work could take a more assets-based approach:
FAC Practitioners Gather in Santa Fe for Asset Mapping Workshop
, Fire Adapted New Mexico
Karuk tribal members shed tears of joy as partners signed off on the Western Klamath Restoration Partnership's pilot project:
Native Tribes Are Taking Fire Control into Their Own Hands
Lenya Quinn-Davidson talks about the scales of the wildfire problem and associated opportunities for action:
What These Wildfires Say About Climate Change
, NPR's On Point
Get the facts on exterior sprinkler systems:
Wildfire Research Fact Sheet Explores Exterior Sprinkler Systems
, National Fire Protection Association
See how FireSafe Marin is using goats to conduct wildfire fuels reduction projects:
San Anselmo Treats Wildfire Risk With an Unlikely Partner: Goats
, Town of San Anselmo Facebook Page
Learn about South Metro Fire Rescue Authority and FireWise of Southwest Colorado’s proactive wildfire risk reduction techniques:
US West Learns to Live with Heightened Threat of Wildfire
, Christian Science Monitor
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