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  1. New 5-Minute Video! What is a Fire Adapted Community? Meet Fred and Find Out.

    BY: Allison Jolley

    Need a quick and clever way to explain community wildfire resilience? Searching for a relatable illustration of community wildfire adaptation? The Washington Fire Adapted… Read More

  2. Prescribed Fire Outreach Assessment — The Verdict Is In

    BY: Jennifer Fawcett

    As members of the fire community, we often talk about the need for more prescribed fire. But, are we prepared for everything that goes along with it? It might seem obvious… Read More

  3. Does the “C” in Coordinating Actually Stand for Communicating? A Day in the Life with Kara Karboski

    BY: Kara Karboski , Washington Resource Conservation and Development Council

    How did you get into community wildfire resilience work? I’ve been working on fire adapted communities efforts since I started at the Washington Resource Conservation and… Read More

  4. Community Wildfire Resilience Workshop Gets Rave Reviews — Key Ingredients

    FAC Network Participant

    “Loved this!!!!” “Best use of my time!!!!” “Field tours were great!” “Presentations were informative; presenters were engaging.” These are the kind… Read More

  5. What the Joint Fire Science Program Can Do for You: An Interview with Coleen Haskell

    BY: Coleen Haskell, Joint Fire Science Program

    Tell us about the Fire Science Exchange Network. The Joint Fire Science Program’s Fire Science Exchange Network (FSEN) is a science delivery mechanism that integrates the… Read More

  6. The ABC’s of Wildfire Terminology

    BY: Allison Jolley

    “What did the IC say about the fuel models in the area where we’ll be performing burn out operations? I can’t wait to get my red card and work on my faller… Read More

  7. Conducting Wildfire Evacuation Outreach? Project Wildfire Takes the Video Series Approach

    BY: Alison Green , Project Wildfire

    Deschutes County is familiar with wildfire evacuation. Typically there is at least one neighborhood on evacuation notice each year. Even with seasoned residents, the influx of… Read More

  8. Decisions, Decisions, Decisions! A Day in the Life with Liz Davy, District Ranger at Caribou-Targhee National Forest

    BY: Liz Davy , Island Park Sustainable Fire Community

    Tell us about your job. As the district ranger for the Ashton/Island Park District of the Caribou-Targhee National Forest, I manage people and resources. In 2011, I,… Read More

  9. 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

  10. You Just Never Know What You’ll Get into this Time of Year: A Day in the Life with Karuna Greenberg

    BY: Karuna Greenberg

    When you get to work on Monday morning, what are your top priorities for the week? Over the weekend, we experienced an intense thunderstorm throughout the Salmon River and… Read More