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Posted September 10, 2014
The September 10, 2014, edition of the Western Regional Strategy Committee eNewsletter is posted! This edition features stories about a web portal for Colorado Westwide Risk Assessment Info, New Mexico protects watersheds and water, Utah develops catastrophic wildfire reduction strategy, Keep Oregon Green campaign, Arizona wildfires managed for forest health, and San Diego utility pays for helicopters.
Posted August 27, 2014
The August 27, 2014, edition of the Western Regional Strategy Committee eNewsletter is posted! This edition features stories about A Day in the Life of a Smokejumper, Military Surplus Equipment Program Reinstated, the 2013 Communities at Risk Report, How National Fire Policy Impacts the Small Woodland Owner, the Wildland Urban Interface Wildfire Mitigation Desk Reference Guide, and a Climate Change and Wildfires Video.
Posted August 26, 2014
The Wildland Urban Interface Wildfire Mitigation Desk Reference Guide has been published. It is FULL of great information and resources that will help communities and agency personnel as they embark upon or revise their Community Wildfire Protection Plans (CWPP) and develop other mitigation efforts.
Posted August 11, 2014
The August 8, 2014, edition of the Western Regional Strategy Committee eNewsletter is posted! This edition features stories about California Adds National Guard Resources, Videos on Prescribed Fire Benefit, the "Box and Burn" Paradigm, SAF Position on Wildland Fire Management, and the San Juan Fire Proves Forest Thinning Works.
Posted August 1, 2014
Fire Adapted Communities Fuels treatments on public property around at-risk communities will be of limited value if private property owners do not create defensible space or use fire-resistant building materials. See this as well as other fire management stories in the latest Fire Mangement Today.