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  1. Fantastic Failure! Multi-Jurisdictional NEPA: Big Dreams Take Time

    BY: Eytan Krasilovsky, Forest Stewards Guild

    I encourage everyone to be naive and optimistic; hey, it worked for me. It all started back in 2005 with a 3.5 million-acre collaborative landscape assessment in north-central… Read More

  2. The Power of Private Lands

    FAC Network Participant

    A while back I was walking through a recently completed prescribed burn unit with some colleagues who represented a variety of conservation entities. We were admiring the… Read More

  3. Fire and Water are Linked in New Mexico

    BY: ​ Anne Bradley, The Nature Conservancy

    The Fire that Called Us to Action In 2011, the Las Conchas Fire burned 156,000 acres in the Jemez Mountains of New Mexico. At the time, it was the largest forest fire in New… Read More

  4. Fighting Central Oregon Wildfire with Fire

    BY: Eric Flowers, Bend Magazine

    Editor’s note: This blog contains excerpts of an article originally published in Bend Magazine. “Trying to… Read More

  5. Superman vs. a Network? Why I’d Choose a Network Any Day: An Interview with Tiernan Doyle

    BY: Tiernan Doyle, BoCo Strong

    What is BoCo Strong and how did it get started? Describe its role in helping Boulder recover from the 2013 flood. BoCo Strong (located in Boulder County, Colorado) is a… Read More

  6. Implementing the Cohesive Strategy: An Interview with Katie Lighthall

    BY: Katie Lighthall

    How would you characterize your role in helping communities become more fire adapted? My current role with the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Strategy’s (Cohesive Strategy)… Read More

    Topic: Collaboration

    Type: Interview

  7. Summer Reading: 10 Wildfire and Behavior Change Books to Choose From

    BY: Allison Jolley

    “Did you lock the house? Turn off the coffee pot? Pack the books?” That will be me next week, as my husband and I hit the road for a long-awaited beach getaway. Along… Read More

  8. Networker by Day; Dad by Night; Firefighter at Heart: A Day in the Life with Porfirio Chavarria

    BY: Porfirio Chavarria , Porfirio Chavarria

    Has Fire Adapted Communities (FAC) always been a part of your job? Since working at the Santa Fe Fire Department, FAC has been a part of my job description, even though it… Read More

  9. The Department of the Interior Integrates Its Wildfire Programs: An Interview with the DOI’s Office of Wildland Fire

    BY: Kristin Merony and Kim Van Hemelryck, the Department of the Interior's Office of Wildland Fire

    What does the Office of Wildland Fire do? The Office of Wildland Fire’s (OWF) principle roles are to develop policy for the management and oversight of the Department of… Read More

  10. Ranch Management with a Fire Adaptation Twist: A Day in the Life with Matthew Ward

    BY: Tim Stronks

    Has FAC always been a part of your job? No. In 2012, I moved to Idaho to manage the Flat Ranch Preserve. At that time, the Idaho Chapter of The Nature Conservancy (TNC)… Read More