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  • Living less dangerously from wildfire

    Firefighters, residents, outdoor recreation enthusiasts and others all have a valuable part to play in the second phase of this campaign (Act), which will run through the summer.

  • Register early and save!

    Early bird discount ends September 18. Register today and learn from those that are directly involved in wildland fire safety issues.

  • Read the Spring 2015 “How To” Newsletter

    The Spring edition provides a 2014 Year-in-Review, program accomplishments, and details valuable stories communities shared in their 2014 Firewise Day narratives.

  • Read the August issue of Fire Break

    Join wildfire stakeholders and leaders at NFPA's Backyards & Beyond Conference. Learn more about training opportunities, featured presentations and more.

Saving lives and property from wildfire

From our blog

  • 7 tips to help keep your home from becoming fuel for a wildfire

    In response to blazing wildfires in the West, NFPA has released seven tips for reducing the risk of losing your home to wildfire. The goal of the collection is to dispel the notion that there is nothing you can do to increase your home's chance of survival in the event...

  • Around the Firewise Home, Part 1 – Drought and Your Property

    With extended spells of dry weather and too-little rainfall, drought is in the news. Those who live in drought-prone terrain know that persistent dry vegetation can pose a risk to the structures they surround. But even if you live in a relatively moist area, water conservation, healthy landscapes, and wildfire-risk...

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