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  1. So Little Time, So Much to Read: Conflict Management Blogs I Follow

    Michele Straube

    Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on the Environmental Dispute Resolution (EDR) Program blog. Reposted with the author’s permission.  Michele Straube is Director of the Environmental Dispute Resolution (EDR) Program at the Wallace… Read More

  2. Science Tuesday: This Year’s Research Topics from the Joint Fire Science Program

    Lenya Quinn-Davidson

    Earlier this month, the Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP) released an “early alert” with potential research topics for their upcoming funding opportunity notice (FON), which will be announced formally in mid-September. The list includes a broad… Read More

  3. An Interview with National FAC Program Manager Pam Leschak

    Pam Leschak

    The Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network (FAC Net) recently interviewed Pam Leschak, the national WUI/FAC program manager for the U.S. Forest Service. She has over 35 years of experience in media, business, management and wildfire. Her previous… Read More

  4. Congratulations Wildfire Mitigation Awardees!

    Emily Troisi

    The 2016 Wildfire Mitigation Awardees announced last week feature four organizations and individuals connected to the FAC Net. The award is jointly sponsored by the National Association of State Foresters (NASF), the International Association of… Read More

  5. Fire Adapted Communities on Facebook!

    Emily Troisi

    The Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network has joined Facebook! On our page, you can find links to new FAC Net blog posts, photos from staff and members, community resources, re-posts from members and other FAC-related groups, interesting news… Read More

  6. Introducing fireadaptednetwork.org: The New Home of FAC Net!

    Emily Troisi

    After a few long months of brain storming, creative sessions and hard work with our contractor, we are extremely excited to announce the new FAC Net website! New Functionality The updated website has a bunch of new and improved features. Below… Read More

  7. Sign up for our New FAC Net Newsletter Today!

    Leigh Greenwood

    The FAC Learning Network is launching an email newsletter and we would like you all to sign up right now! The newsletter will feature our best resources, selected blogs from the month, seasonal reminders, photos, and news from around the wildfire… Read More

  8. Topic: Other Type: Essay

    Happy New Year from the FAC Learning Network!

    Emily Troisi

    From all of us at the Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network, we wish you a Happy New Year! The top blog post of 2015 was our 2015 Field Guide Announcement, followed closely by Michelle Medley-Daniel’s personal piece called “I See Skies of… Read More

  9. All Aboard the Christmas Tree Train!

    Pam Wilson

    They came from near and far – Colorado, Oklahoma, Arizona, New Mexico and California – to enjoy a ride on the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Train through the scenic Animas Valley AND to find and cut down their perfect Christmas… Read More

  10. Topic: Other Type: Tools / Resources

    New Guidance for Federal Grantees/Subawardees

    Katie Van Pelt, The Watershed Center

    Since the U.S. Office of Management and Budget Uniform Guidance for Federal Awards has come out, many organizations are asking “what does that mean for me?” Below is a summary of some of the changes you need to know. What is the OMB Uniform… Read More