Read the January issue of Fire Break - NFPA's wildland fire newsletter

Blog Post created by laurenbackstrom Employee on Jan 21, 2014

Fire break januaryThe January issue of NFPA’s wildland fire newsletter, is now available for viewing. In this issue, you’ll:

  • Find a link to a documentary produced by the Weather Channel that highlights the Yarnell Hill Fire and the state of wildfire in the U.S. today.
  • Read about the keynote speaker at NFPA’s 2013 Backyards and Beyond conference, Faith Ann Heinsch, who talks about climate change and the impact it will have on future wildfire activity.
  • Learn about the importance of creating “defensible space” in neighborhoods and how NFPA’s home ignition zone workshops provide training for assessing wildfire risk around homes and property.
  • Get the news about NFPA’s “toast” to our 2013 recognized Firewise communities hosted on Facebook.

… And lots more! We want to continue to share all of this great information with you so don’t miss an issue! Subscribe today. It’s free! Just click here to add your email address to our newsletter list.