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

    BY: Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region 10 , 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

  2. 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

  3. Snapshots of FAC-Building in Baker County, Florida

    BY: Doc Bloodworth, Florida Forest Service

    The dozen or so organizations that make up the Baker County FAC Collaborative have been working together for 11 years. This post summarizes some highlights from the past two… Read More

  4. Institutions are Key Elements of Fire Adapted Communities

    BY: Jesse Abrams, Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment

    The actions that people take, individually or collectively, to change how they interact with fire-prone landscapes are the fundamental building blocks of fire adapted… Read More

  5. FAC Network Informing Policymakers From the Ground Up

    Nick Goulette

    The Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network (FAC Net) is designed to facilitate learning across communities and organizations spanning the diversity of ecological, cultural… Read More

  6. Summer 2015 Network Update

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    This time of year, with wildfires raging in parts of the West, the need for a new fire approach, or paradigm, is crystal clear. A new General Technical Report, Wildland Fire… Read More

    Topic: Learning networks Resilience Wildfire Type: Tools / Resources

  7. Resilience Thinking – Resources for Understanding Change

    BY: Tom James

    Resilience is here to stay. Considered by some as a promising extension of ‘sustainability’ and criticized by others as just another buzz word, resilience has gained… Read More

  8. Collaborative Resilience Assessments Profiled by FAC Learning Network Partners

    BY: Bruce Goldstein, University of Colorado, Boulder

    This June, FAC Learning Network research partner Bruce Goldstein organized a panel on collaborative resilience assessment at the 2015 Conference for Communication and the… Read More

  9. Washington FAC Network Press Release

    BY: Ryan Anderson, WA FAC Learning Network

    The Washington FAC Learning Network is taking the national FAC Learning Network model to the state scale. Read the full press release below: “FOR IMMEDIATE… Read More

  10. Making an Impact Through Hands-On Learning

    BY: Ashley Lara, Jackson County Fire District 3

    Okay, let’s get real. In today’s society, how am I supposed to gain any amount attention from children on the topic of wildfire? Where is the time–when you already have a… Read More