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  1. Resilience Resources to Ramp Up your Community’s Fire Adaptation Work

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    I’m always on the lookout for resilience resources, and the Twitter search phrases that most consistently produce resources that I find helpful in my job are “disaster… Read More

  2. 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

  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. Making Things Happen for Rural America Is What RC&D’s Do

    BY: Frank Riley

    Workers are the most valuable part of any program and they are usually the hardest component to gather up, but if you look under the right rocks in most communities there are… Read More

  5. New USDA Forest Service Publication Highlights FAC

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    The latest edition of Fire Management Today includes nine papers related to FAC and wildland-urban interface issues. These articles, many of them written by FAC Coalition… Read More

  6. Social Science Resources for FAC Practitioners

    Michelle Medley-Daniel

    People working together is at the heart of a fire adapted community. A fire adapted community is more than preparedness, more than response capability, more than recovery; it… Read More

    Topic: Resilience Type: Tools / Resources

  7. 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

  8. Cultivating Community Leaders

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    We all know that engaging community leaders is key to local FAC efforts, but what’s the best way to enlist, educate and cultivate passionate, dedicated, action-oriented… Read More

  9. 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

  10. 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