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  1. Learning to Burn: 25 Years Managing the Albany Pine Bush

    BY: Neil Gifford

    Neil Gifford is the conservation director for the Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission (APBPC) in Albany, N.Y. A volunteer and seasonal Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission… Read More

  2. Science Tuesday: Why Mesophication Matters

    BY: Lenya Quinn-Davidson

    No matter where I am, I always find myself subconsciously looking for two things: fire and oaks. I start looking for clues, trying to uncover the stories and processes that I… Read More

  3. The 4 Rights Campaign: Prescribed Fire is Right 4 the Environment

    FAC Network Participant

    The 4 Rights Campaign is being spearheaded by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Pacific Region. It revolves around prescribed fire being done at the Right Time, with the… Read More

  4. There is Fire in Nevada’s Future!

    BY: Tracy Visher

    Written By: Tracy Visher, Deputy Executive Director, Nevada Land Trust I headed out of the office a few weeks ago for an errand in Spanish Springs, just north of Reno.… Read More

  5. FAC Net Visits the White House to Inform National WUI Strategies

    Nick Goulette

    On May 18, 2016 I had the distinct privilege of participating in the White House Roundtable on Wildfire in the Wildland-Urban Interface. The meeting was organized by White… Read More

  6. Wildfire Community Preparedness Day 2016

    BY: Emily Troisi

    Every year in May, FAC Net members and partners organize events for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day. Similar to last year we wanted to share a summary of events and photos… Read More

  7. How Can Communities Get More Involved in Federal Fire Management?

    BY: Mary Huffman

    The current U.S. fire management system originally developed around best practices and coordination for firefighting professionals, so it’s no wonder that it’s a little tough… Read More

  8. A New Model for Developing WUI Lands in Central Oregon

    BY: Alison Green

    A planned development on the west side of Bend, Oregon highlights partnerships and the importance of building right from the ground up in the WUI. Planners of the Miller Tree… Read More

  9. An Interview with FEMA Planner Brett Holt (Part 1)

    BY: Brett Holt

    The Fire Adapted Communities Network (FAC Net) and Washington State FAC Learning Network (WA FAC) recently interviewed Brett Holt, Mitigation Planner in the Federal Emergency… Read More

  10. Congratulations Wildfire Mitigation Awardees!

    BY: 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… Read More