Arizona wildfire is twice the size of Chicago: what we all need to know

Blog Post created by mikehazell Employee on Jun 8, 2011

Michele_steinberg_50x60x2 The rest of the country is watching as the massive "Wallow Fire" burns in eastern Arizona, forcing the evacuation of thousands of residents and threatening homes. Two more large fires are still burning in the southernmost area of the state and officials are taking precautions including closing access to the Coronado National Forest.

In the face of what appears to be looming disaster, what can we do? I've got several "dos" depending on where the fire is relative to your home.

Read Michele Steinberg's entire post on NFPA's Firewise Communities blog.