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Topic: Wildfire recovery

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

    BY: 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),… Read More

  2. Burn Scars

    BY: Justice Jones

    The Commons Ford Prairie parallels the majestic Colorado River–yes the real one is in Texas. Tall pecans and cypress line the banks of the river, and hikers enjoy the cool… Read More

  3. Study Examines New Type of Wildfire Health Impact

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    Forest Service thinning projects near Alpine helped decrease the severity of burning in the 2011 Wallow Fire. Credit: Sarah McCaffrey A new journal article by David… Read More

  4. West Fork Fire Tour

    BY: Bill Trimarco

    The summer of 2013 was a memorable time in southwest Colorado. In early June, a lightning strike in the San Juan National Forest began a series of fires that crossed the… Read More

  5. New Post-Disaster Recovery Resources Available

    FAC Network Participant

    It’s rare that I come across a website that offers well-researched, applicable and timely information on the topic of post-disaster recovery. The American Planning… Read More

  6. Local FAC Leaders Gather for a Peer-Learning Session in Taos, NM

    BY: Matt Piccarello

    On October 21, fire adapted communities (FAC) leaders from throughout Northern New Mexico gathered in Taos for the New Mexico Hub of the FAC Learning Network (FACLN)… Read More

  7. Individual and Community Preparedness Award

    Michelle Medley-Daniel

    Earlier this month, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced the winners of the 2014 FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Awards. We’re excited to… Read More

    Topic: Watershed protection / management Wildfire recovery Type: Essay

  8. After the Fire Toolkit in Action

    BY: Annie Schmidt , Annie Schmidt, Chumstick Wildfire Stewardship Coalition

    The After the Fire Toolkit (ATF) made its debut during the Mills Canyon Fire, outside of the town of Entiat, Washington. Designed to help communities get the word out about… Read More