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  1. Community Magic: Community-Based Asset Mapping Establishes New Connections for Fire Adaptation

    BY: Jana Carp, Jana Carp Consulting

    Jana Carp is a fourth-generation resident of northern California. She taught urban planning and community development at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina… Read More

  2. PERFACT – More than a Creative Acronym; A Project Advancing Integrated Fire Management

    Nick Goulette

    PERFACT stands for “Promoting Ecosystem Resilience and Fire Adapted Communities Together.” While it’s a long and perhaps obscure acronym, the partnership’s components… Read More

  3. Cross Boundary Fire Adaptation: Tahoe Basin Field Exchange

    BY: Forest Schafer , Allison Jolley

    The Lake Tahoe Basin (basin), the location of the Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network’s 2017 annual workshop, is the epitome of a multi-jurisdictional landscape. At… Read More

  4. FAC Net Meets in Tahoe!

    BY: Allison Jolley

    Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network is wrapping up a great workshop in Lake Tahoe! Stay tuned for a post later this month that will highlight the workshop’s… Read More

  5. The Role of the Bureau of Land Management in FAC: An Interview with Richard Parrish

    BY: Richard Parrish

    Richard Parrish graduated from Oregon State University with a Bachelor of Science in natural resources. He currently works for the Spokane District of the Bureau of Land… Read More

  6. Bringing Private Landowners into the Fold: A Day in the Life with Ed Keith

    BY: Ed Keith

    Has FAC always been a part of your job duties in your current position? Yes, I’d say FAC has always been a part of my current job, though we may not have called it that… Read More

  7. Working with Fire-Prone Communities in the Northeast: An Interview with Maureen Brooks

    BY: Maureen Brooks

    Maureen Brooks is a cooperative fire specialist on the fire and aviation staff for the Northeastern Area, State and Private Forestry, USDA Forest Service (NA SPF). In her… Read More

  8. Crossing Lines to Promote Wildfire Awareness: Multi-State Wildfire Policy Initiative

    BY: Sonya Sistare

    Written by: Sonya Sistare, Co-Manager, Living With Fire Program, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Wildfires don’t respect boundaries, whether they’re regarding… Read More

  9. Community-Focused Mitigation Programs and Resources: Interview with Chris Barth

    BY: Chris Barth

    Chris Barth is a fire mitigation and education specialist with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). Chris has worked for volunteer, municipal, county and federal agencies in… Read More

  10. Scaling Out: Sharing the FAC Net with Rural Voices for Conservation Coalition

    Nick Goulette

    Two weeks ago, nearly 100 western conservation leaders came together in Troutdale, Oregon for Rural Voices for Conservation Coalition’s (RVCC) 13th annual meeting. And we… Read More