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  1. Indulging in Fire: Reflections from the Women-in-Fire Training Exchange

    BY: Lenya Quinn-Davidson

    A few years ago, I asked my closest friends to describe my biggest character flaws. I had my own ideas about what they were, but I wanted to hear from the people who knew me… Read More

  2. It’s the Relationships

    BY: Liz Rank, The Nature Conservancy

    It surprises no one reading this that relationships matter. But a recent workshop in Wenatchee, Washington, provided excellent examples of how investments in intangible assets… Read More

  3. FAC: A Common Theme at the Arizona Wildland-Urban Interface Summit

    BY: Anne Mottek

    Fire adapted communities was a common theme during the recent Wildland-Urban Interface – Living with Wildfire in Arizona Summit. FAC principles were embedded in the opening… Read More

  4. Community Wildfire Adaptation: North Georgia-Style

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    Did you know they have federally listed endangered green pitcher plants in the mountains of north Georgia? Me neither. I learned this (and got to see some of these… Read More

  5. 2017 Colorado Wildland Fire Conference: From Awareness to Action

    BY: Schelly Olson

    The first Colorado Wildland Fire Conference (CWFC) occurred in 1997. A small group of local, county and state fire service personnel saw the need to develop a conference that… Read More

  6. Cross Boundary Fire Adaptation: Tahoe Basin Field Exchange

    BY: Forest Schafer , Allison Jolley

    The Lake Tahoe Basin (basin), the location of the Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network’s 2017 annual workshop, is the epitome of a multi-jurisdictional landscape. At… Read More

  7. Lend a Hand: Models for Increasing Prescribed Fire Operational Capacity

    BY: Allison Jolley

    The more I’ve learned about fire, the more I’ve grown concerned about the lack of prescribed fire. Most of my go-to spots for recreation are densely vegetated with… Read More

  8. FAC Net Meets in Tahoe!

    BY: Allison Jolley

    Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network is wrapping up a great workshop in Lake Tahoe! Stay tuned for a post later this month that will highlight the workshop’s… Read More

  9. Science Tuesday: Seeing Cowboys as Catalysts

    BY: Lenya Quinn-Davidson

    Last week was filled with firsts: my first time in Nebraska; my first time trying Mountain Dew, Rocky Mountain oysters and runzas (a Nebraskan spin on a sandwich); my first… Read More

  10. Reflections on WUI 2017

    BY: Wendy Fulks

    Wildland-Urban Interface:  noun | areas where homes and forests meet | “WUI” Credit: Screenshot from… Read More