Read the August issue of Fire Break, NFPA's wildland fire newsletter

Blog Post created by laurenbackstrom Employee on Aug 20, 2012

Fire BreakThe August issue of Fire Break, NFPA’s wildland fire newsletter, is now available for viewing. In this issue, you’ll find:

  • An article that highlights how the growing number of homes being built in the WUI is contributing to an increased wildfire risk
  • A link to the new Firewise toolkit
  • Information about the 2013 Backyards & Beyond conference “call for presentations”
  • An article about the effects drought has had on the 2012 fire season
  • An update on the long-term vision of the Fire Adapted Communities initiative

… And lots more!

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