Fire Adapted Communities to unveil website, ad campaign at Congressional briefing

Blog Post created by laurenbackstrom Employee on May 15, 2012

Join NFPA, the USDA Forest Service and a coalition of leading wildfire agencies as they launch the Fire Adapted Communities initiative:

Date:     June 5, 2012

Place:    Capitol Visitors’ Center,  Washington, D.C.

Time:     12:00 noon

At the event, the coalition will unveil the new website and ad campaign materials, and discuss ways community members can work together to adapt to living with wildfire.

U.S. Senator Mark Udall of Colorado will serve as Congressional Sponsor and honorary host of the event.

The Fire Adapted Communities initiative is sponsored by the USDA Forest Service, the National Fire Protection Association, and a coalition of leading wildfire agencies including:

More information about Fire Adapted Communities and the Congressional Briefing can be found at or by contacting NFPA’s Washington, D.C. office