Every year thousands of wildfires burn millions of acres across the United States. It’s not if, but when the next wildfire will threaten your community. The Fire Adapted Communities website offers information and specific actions you can take, no matter what your role, to reduce your risk to the next wildfire. Do your part to protect your community now!

The 411 on Fire Adapted Communities

  • Apply for FEMA’s 2014 Individual and Community Preparedness Awards

    Photo: Montana Mitigation Bus Tour Thousands of communities nationwide have implemented wildfire preparedness efforts that make them outstanding applicants for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Individual and Community Preparedness Awards. At NFPA, we hear amazing success stories about outstanding efforts implemented by participants in...




  • USFA: What does it mean to be fire adapted?

    Click on the above image to learn more. Additionally, here are two other resources available to the public: http://www.fireadapted.org/ ; http://facnetwork.org/




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