Enjoying the Fire Adapted Communities view

Blog Post created by lisamariesinatra Employee on Nov 7, 2013

Budget cuts, record-breaking home losses and firefighter tragedies make it hard for us to remember at times the positive outcomes we've seen from our collective actions to mitigate wildland fire.

A few years ago, the Fire Adapted Communities (FAC) initiative was launched, a FAC coalition was formed and a whole host of projects, activities and research has continued to push our wildfire safety message out to the public. In other words, A LOT of progress has been made.

Read the latest Wildfire Watch column in the 2013 November/December issue of NFPA Journal, which highlights these national accomplishments, and let us know the progress you're seeing in your own communities!