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Virginia Department of Forestry

State agency

Virginia Department of Forestry

900 Natural Resources Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Address:
900 Natural Resources Drive
Charlottesville
VA 22903
Interests:
  • Communications/outreach
  • Community Wildfire Protection Plans
  • Evacuation planning
  • Fire prevention education
  • Firefighter/ Fire department
  • Firewise Communities / Defensible space
  • Wildfire risk assessment
  • WUI codes and ordinances

The Virginia Department of Forestry has been a leader in the Wildfire Prevention and Firewise/WUI arena for over 30 years. With over 4,700 woodland communities and more than 250,000 residents living within those communities, Virginia challenges and opportunities are significant.

Community assessments as well as individual home assessments continue to be a starting block for our work with many partners and collaborators all in an effort to create a safer and more well educated Commonwealth.