WASHINGTON — The United States Department of Agriculture will invest $32 million to mitigate wildfire threats to landowners and communities. This is the fifth year of a partnership between the Forest Service and the Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve the health and resiliency of forest ecosystems where public and private lands meet.
This toolkit includes:
- Sample press release
- Talking Points
- Project descriptions
- Funding Charts
- Sample tweets
- Sample GovDelivery
We encourage you to help us amplify this announcement starting at 1:30 p.m. EST on Jan. 11, and we hope these resources are helpful. We encourage you to add updates to your website, pitch stories to the media and use social media. Additionally, you are welcome to share these materials (or others you create locally) with your project partners so that they may also amplify the announcement through their networks.
All project summaries and funding tables can be found on our Joint Chiefs’ Landscape Restoration Partnership webpage.
If you have any corrections to project specific content, please contact:
Clint Cross, FS, 404-909-2132, firstname.lastname@example.org
Martin Lowenfish, NRCS, 202-690-4979, Martin.Lowenfish@wdc.usda.gov