The Firewise website is chock-full of free learning opportunities for you to take advantage of so that you are better prepared in the event of a wildfire. Better knowledge helps you create a better plan for your "Year of Living Less Dangerously from Wildfire".
The Firewise website has interactive modules and quizzes including; The Dynamics of Wildfire, Explore a Firewise Home, and Preparing a Home for Wildfire, among others.
In addition, free online courses address ways for both firefighters and residents to live less dangerously. Check out the offerings on firefighter safety in the wildland/urban interface, home landscaping, and conducting community wildfire hazard assessments.
The site's latest offerings are a series of virtual workshops with subject matter experts on a variety of important topics, including surviving a wildfire, providing access for firefighters, and research findings on how homes ignite from embers.
How will you plan to have a Year of Living Less Dangerously from Wildfire? Perhaps these great tools and courses will help you create your plan to be safer all year long.