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  1. Learning in Taos, New Mexico, Part 2: CWPP Updates and Leveraging Resources

    BY: Eytan Krasilovsky, Forest Stewards Guild

    It was a clear sunny day in September when I drove north from Santa Fe to Questa, New Mexico to meet with Ron Gardiner. Ron is leading an update of the 2009 Taos County… Read More

  2. Learning in Taos, New Mexico, Part 1: A Passionate and Motivated CWPP Core Team

    BY: Eytan Krasilovsky, the Forest Stewards Guild

    We had an unseasonably wet summer in northern New Mexico, which led to a fairly quiet fire season. As a result, the Forest Service was able to manage several naturally ignited… Read More

  3. Why Did Stakeholders in Austin Develop a CWPP? Belief.

    BY: Justice Jones

    The City of Austin and Travis County recently adopted its first county-wide Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP). The development of Community Wildfire Protection Plans… Read More

    Topic: Planning

    Type: Essay

  4. Baker County Hosts Fire Adapted Communities Seminar

    BY: Doc Bloodworth, Annaleasa Winter

      Baker… Read More

  5. Briefing Paper: CWPPs in the American West

    FAC Network Participant

    The Ecosystem Workforce Program (EWP) recently released a briefing paper that examined 113 Community Wildfire Protection Plans (CWPPs) in ten western states affected by… Read More

  6. Sneak Peek at What’s Ahead from the FAC Learning Network Hubs!

    FAC Network Participant

    As FAC Network coordinating team member Wendy Fulks mentioned in Tuesday’s post on increasing smoke acceptance, the FAC Learning Network hubs are in the midst of finalizing… Read More

  7. Lessons in Community Engagement from North Lake Tahoe

    BY: Forest Schafer , Forest Schafer

    A community meeting is a great way to get input on a Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP), and can also build new personal connections and recruit community leaders.… Read More