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Wildfire Adapted Partnership: Enabling Wildfire Mitigation in SW Colorado & Investigating How the 416 Fire Influenced Behaviors of Residents

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Co-sponsored by Wildfire Adapted Partnership, Colorado Natural Hazards Center, Institute of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism at USUWildfire Adapted Partnership is a nonprofit organization that seeks to protect lives and property from wildfire by inspiring, educating and enabling...

Fire Prevention Education Teams: Lessons Learned from the 2016 Appalachian Wildfires

Monday, July 10, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

During the Fall of 2016, several southeastern states experienced significant wildfires due to a severe drought and an increased frequency of human-caused wildfires. To address the growing severity of the situation, a multi-state fire prevention strategy was coordinated by an...

Restoring Fire's Role in Fire Adapted Communities

Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 1:00 pm EST

If you find yourself working in or with a community at risk from wildfire, it’s because fire is a component of the local ecosystems. This means that your community will be confronted with fire at some time, with the main variables being when, and under what conditions. This...

Webinar: Fire Adapted Communities-The Next Step in Wildfire Preparedness

Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ed Smith

There is more wildfire in our future. The trend is towards an increasing number of acres burned. The likelihood that people will be threatened by wildfire is growing. Unfortunately, many homeowners and their homes are not prepared to survive a wildfire. Do we ignore these...