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FEMA Wildfire Info
Wildfire info from the Federal Emergency Management Agency
Fire Prevention and Planning
This section of the CAL FIRE website will provide you with information, links and resources to help you, your family, your community and cooperating and interested agencies help create a more Fire Safe, California.
Fire Safety Education
A great source of information on fire safety, not only in and around the home, but also while camping and using recreational vehicles. This site also includes pages "Just for Kids", "Teachers Tools", and alot more.
FIREWISE
News, forum, and publications on interface safety. Making sensible choices in the wildland/urban interface.
Firewise Communities USA
Firewise Communities/USA program provides residents of the wildland/urban interface with the knowledge and skill necessary to make it happen.
Living with Fire Guide(s)
A Web page sponsored by the University of Nevada, Reno, the Sierra Front Wildfire Cooperators and others. These guides for homeowners have information on the fire environment, fire behavior, creating defensible space, and what to do when wildfire threatens.
National Symbols Cache
The National Symbols Program is an important unit of the US Forest Service Conservation Education Program. A year ago, the decision was made to consolidate two websites (Conservation Education Program and National Symbols Program) into one website in the new official Forest Service portal.
Includes on-line ordering for fire prevention and education activities and other products.
NWCG Wildfire Prevention Marketing Guide
National Wildfire Coordinating Group's guide to help Field Fire Prevention Specialists develop a wildfire prevention marketing plan (pdf file)
NWCG Wildfire Prevention Event Guide
National Wildfire Coordinating Group's guide to help Field Fire Prevention Specialists plan and conduct special events (pdf file)
NWPD - National database of state and local wildfire hazard mitigation programs
The national database of state and local wildfire hazard mitigation programs serves as a clearinghouse of information about nonfederal policies and programs that seek to reduce the risk of loss of life and property through the reduction of hazardous fuels on private lands.
Smokey Says
The official Smokey Bear site with lots of fun information and activities from Smokey and his friends.
Western Governor's Association
The Western Governors' Association 's making resolution on fire policies in the wildland/urban interface.
Wildland Fire Prevention and Mitigation
Tools for fire prevention/education specialists, including Risk Assessment and Mitigation Strategies, (RAMS) which provides a consistent process for developing prevention and fuels management programs, and a PowerPoint presentation entitled, "Wildfire Prevention Analysis and Planning Guide."
Wildfire News & Notes
A Firewise publication of the Wildland/Urban Interface Fire Protection Initiative
Wildfire Primer
Basic wildland fire information from South Carolina