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  1. Briefing Paper: CWPPs in the American West

    FAC Network Participant

    The Ecosystem Workforce Program (EWP) recently released a briefing paper that examined 113 Community Wildfire Protection Plans (CWPPs) in ten western states affected by… Read More

  2. Forest Service Reports on Budget Impacts of Firefighting

    Michelle Medley-Daniel

    Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack recently unveiled a US Forest Service report on the impacts of rising firefighting costs on the budgets of other National Forest… Read More

  3. Lessons From the California Adaptation Forum

    Michelle Medley-Daniel

    Last week’s California Adaption Forum brought together over 800 people working on the challenges of climate change impacts, including California’s fire season, which is… Read More

  4. When Help Arrives: Is Your Community Ready?

    BY: Branda Nowell, Ph.D. and Toddi Steelman, Ph.D.

    Cooperator meetings, such as this one that took place on the Beaver Creek Fire (2013) near Sun Valley, Idaho, are… Read More

  5. 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

  6. Award and Grant Opportunities – There’s Still Time to Apply!

    FAC Network Participant

    The weather is getting hotter and many of us are getting ready for what the wildfire season will bring. But if there is still time in your schedule, here are a few funding and… Read More

    Topic: Meetings / Events Planning Resilience Wildfire Type: Tools / Resources

  7. Small Business Planning for Wildfire

    FAC Network Participant

      A 2012 study of small businesses revealed that many of them are unprepared for natural… Read More