NFPA’s Firewise: Watch how communities can be "Safer From the Start"

Blog Post created by ryan.quinn Employee on Jul 14, 2011


Thousands of people live in areas prone to wildfire and new communities are frequently being developed in there.  Watch the Firewise® Communities Program new video that explains the process for developing a community in a wildfire-prone area using Firewise principles.  Safer From the Start: Developing a Firewise Community, focuses on cost-effective measures and proven Firewise principles, which developers and planners can adopt when building communities.  Homeowners are also likely to be interested the information and techniques presented. The complimentary DVD (18 minutes) was produced in cooperation with the USDA Forest Service, US Department of the Interior and the National Association of State Foresters. To order a free copy visit NFPA's Online Catalog. It is also available to view or share on YouTube.  Please let us know your thoughts about the video.

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