The 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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