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  1. Pile Burning Lessons Learned

    FAC Network Participant

    Written by: Jonathan Bruno, Chief Operating Officer Having burned over 5,000 piles in the last few years on public and private property, the Coalition for the Upper South… Read More

  2. The Sauls Creek Prescribed Burn: A Community Success Story

    FAC Network Participant

    The idea of prescribed burning on public lands adjacent to homes may leave many residents quivering with fear; yet it seems more and more residents are recognizing the need to… Read More

  3. Forest Guild Completes First Controlled Burn on Private Land in La Cueva, New Mexico

    FAC Network Participant

    Written By: Eytan Krasilovsky, Southwest Region Director I am excited to report that two weeks ago the Forest Guild completed its first pile burn on private land in Santa Fe… Read More

  4. A Low-Income Wildfire Risk Reduction Pilot Program in SW Colorado

    FAC Network Participant

    With a grant from the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, FireWise of Southwest Colorado designed a program to reduce fuels and ember ignition hazards around homes, and… Read More

  5. Oregon Trail: A Landscape-Scale Revegetation Project

    FAC Network Participant

    Written By: Captain Jerry McAdams On August 25, 2008 at 1900 hours, the Boise Fire Department responded to a grass fire in southeast Boise. The incident progressed to a… Read More

  6. Eastern Washington Report Represents a Big Step Forward for Forest Health, FAC

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    Hundreds of homes burned in Washington in 2014. The 256,108-acre Carlton Complex fire was the largest recorded in state history. So it’s timely that the “Eastern… Read More

  7. Insights to Ensure Economic Sustainability of Mitigation Projects

    BY: Coalition for the Upper South Platte

    Written by: Jon Bruno The mission of the Coalition for the Upper South Platte (CUSP) is to “protect the water quality and ecological health of the Upper South Platte… Read More

  8. FireWise of Southwest Colorado Gives Neighborhoods a KICKSTART!

    FAC Network Participant

    For the past six years, FireWise of Southwest Colorado has given neighborhoods that are new to participating in our tri-county FireWise Ambassador program the opportunity to… Read More

  9. Building Local Capacity in Deschutes County

    BY: Alison Green , Project Wildfire

    Building a sustainable cadre of stakeholders who can effectively and eagerly communicate messages about preparedness poses a constant challenge. For those working on becoming… Read More

  10. A Model for the Future of Fire Management

    Michelle Medley-Daniel

    If you have a Facebook account head over to the Mid-Klamath Watershed Council and Salmon River & Orleans Complexities pages to learn more about the TREX prescribed… Read More

    Topic: Fuels treatment / Prescribed fire Local workforce capacity Type: Meeting / Event