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  • Monthly fact sheets

    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.

  • New WUI report: Fire Department Wildfire Preparedness and Readiness Capabilities

    This report identifies critical factors that create barriers to being better prepared and ready to mitigate a wildfire incident.

  • 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

  • Northeast US wildfire crews assist with fires in western Canada

    Photo and information shared by Dave Celino Photo of Northeast      A wildfire crew comprised of 16 state firefighters from Massachusetts DCR and 4 State Firefighters from New Hampshire Dept of Lands have been assisting firefighting

  • Seconds count: plan two ways out!

    The campaign message for NFPA’s Fire Prevention Week October 8-14, 2017 is, “Every Second Counts Plan Two Ways Out!”.  This year’s Fire Prevention Week theme stresses the importance of everyone having an escape plan. 

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