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  1. Youth Engagement in FAC Part II: Service Learning

    Michelle Medley-Daniel

    In the first post in this series I shared several youth engagement approaches FAC Net participants have incorporated into their work. In this post, I’ll provide more… Read More

  2. How Can Youth Play a Role in FAC?

    Michelle Medley-Daniel

    I grew up in a family of educators, so our lives were ruled by the school calendar. My parents still work at the local school district, as does my husband, and the familiar… Read More

  3. Can Public Outreach Increase Smoke Acceptance?

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    The Network hub organizations are in the process of finalizing their work plans for the next 12 months and at least two (those working in Flagstaff, Arizona and Deschutes… Read More

  4. Guide to Fire Adapted Communities

    Michelle Medley-Daniel

    The Fire Adapted Communities Coalition recently released a Guide to Fire Adapted Communities. The six chapter guide covers everything from “What is a Fire Adapted… Read More

  5. What Makes a FAC Program Worth Investing In?

    BY: David Burchfield

      Annie Schmidt of the Chumstick Wildfire Stewardship Coaltion accepts her prize from Nick Goulette. Photo… Read More

  6. Three Tips From Natural Hazard Professionals You Can Apply to FAC

    FAC Network Participant

    Every year mitigation and hazard professionals from across the globe gather to attend the Natural Hazards Center’s annual workshop in Broomfield, Colorado. An associated… Read More

  7. Fireworks Safety Tips Minimize Wildfire Risk for the Holiday Weekend

    FAC Network Participant

    With the Fourth of July weekend nearly upon us, there is a flurry of outreach to increase public awareness about fireworks’ potential to start wildfires. The reason for this… Read More

  8. Fire Science Consortium Hosts Field Tour of Slide Fire

    BY: Meredith Flannery, The Forest Stewards Guild

    On June 13, the Southwest Fire… Read More

  9. FAC Outreach: Early Lessons From the Two Bulls Fire

    BY: Ed Keith, Deschutes County Forester

    If you keep up with fires nationally you may have seen the news regarding our recent fire just west of Bend, Oregon named Two Bulls. The fire started on June 7 as two separate… Read More

  10. Building Trust in Fire-Affected Communities: A Planning Guide for Managers

    BY: Dr. Bruce Shindler, Oregon State University

    In increasing numbers, agency personnel, interest groups and residents of at-risk communities are coming together to consider wildfire problems and taking steps to solve them.… Read More

    Topic: Collaboration Communications / Outreach Type: Tools / Resources