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Wendy Fulks

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  1. The Art and Science of Home Wildfire Evaluations

    BY: Wendy Fulks, with contributions from Eric Lovgren

    This past spring, FAC Net asked our members some questions about their core FAC practices. We wanted to understand more about their work on, and interest in, things like: … Read More

  2. Who’s Missing? Thinking about Wildfire Resilience through an Equity and Inclusion Lens

    BY: Wendy Fulks, Maria Estrada

    Imagine being caught in the path of a fast-moving wildfire, unfamiliar with the area and without enough language proficiency to understand the first responders. You see a few… Read More

  3. Community Wildfire Adaptation: North Georgia-Style

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    Did you know they have federally listed endangered green pitcher plants in the mountains of north Georgia? Me neither. I learned this (and got to see some of these… Read More

  4. Reflections on WUI 2017

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    Wildland-Urban Interface:  noun | areas where homes and forests meet | “WUI” Credit: Screenshot from… Read More

  5. The Women-in-Fire TREX Comes to Trinity County

    Wendy Fulks

    Hayfork, California welcomed Prescribed Fire Training Exchange (TREX) participants to town last week, and waved goodbye through a curtain of rain yesterday. Burning to… Read More

  6. Social Impact Networks Are Helping Solve the World’s Complex Problems

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    Reflections on a Network Leadership Symposium Wow. As a FAC Net staff co-lead, I thought I was pretty fired up about learning networks. Nope. Not compared to these… Read More

  7. Research Aims at Reducing the Fire Backlog in the Sierra Nevada

    BY: Wendy Fulks, Bill Tripp, Darren Borgias

    Last week, members of the FAC Net and Fire Learning Network “Community of Practice for Using Fire” (CPUF) heard about some compelling fire and forest management research… Read More

  8. FAC Net Members Get Together at 2016 WUI Conference

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    Several of us who help coordinate the FAC Net attended last week’s Wildland Urban Interface Conference in Reno, Nevada. There were three main session tracks: fire adapted… Read More

  9. FAC Net Members Discuss Innovative CWPPs

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    Last week our CWPP Community of Practice held a members-only webinar that highlighted innovative community wildfire protection planning efforts in four different areas,… Read More

  10. Reducing Wildfire Risk in Santa Fe Through Collaborative Burning: The Aztec Springs Pile Burning Project

    BY: Matt Piccarello

    Fire and forest managers, regardless of jurisdiction, organization or location, have a shared responsibility to implement safe and successful prescribed burns. With this in… Read More