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  • High fire danger/red flag warning

    Take steps ahead of time and prepare to put your plan into action.

  • Renew your status online

    Part of being a recognized Firewise Communities/USA® site is the ongoing work you do each year to reduce local fire risks. Share your successes and keep your recognition status active by renewing online!

  • Research Fact Sheet Series

    NFPA and IBHS have developed a 5-part Wildfire Research Fact Sheet series featuring the wildfire research being done at the IBHS research facility to create more resilient communities.

  • Updated Firewise Toolkit

    Learn about Firewise, find helpful tips about what to do during Red Flag Days, utilize the homeowners checklist to create defensible space and more in this free resource.

  • Action steps for homeowners

    Wildfires don’t have to burn everything in their path. Learn 7 tips that can help keep homes from igniting in a wildfire.

  • Read the latest issue of Fire Break

    Get the latest information about Firewise communities, research, international partnerships, wildfire safety campaigns and more.

Saving lives and property from wildfire

From our blog

  • How to Prepare Your Home for Wildfires offered in English and Spanish

    Updated wildfire risk reduction guidelines that contribute to making homes safer during a wildfire are now available in a tri-fold brochure printed in both English and Spanish. The National Fire Protection Association’s Firewise USA™

  • New booklet illustrates wildfire resiliency in the UK

    Firewise and the simple value of recognizing local risk-reduction accomplishments were shared this past November at the UK Wildfires2017 conference (#UKWildfireConf17) in Bournemouth, England. NFPA had the great privilege to present at the conference and

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