This 2-day summit will equip the homeowner as well as fire departments and wildland firefighters with information and actions they can take to reduce loss and increase safety in their community. Topics include fire ecology, hazard fuel reduction grants, insurance issues, risk assessments, Fire Adapted Communities, Ready, Set, Go!, Firewise principles, emergency management, forest health, and various programs to help the homeowner and community prepare for wildland fire.
Representatives from numerous private, city, county, state, and federal agencies will be present, including Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management, Bureau of Land Management, US Forest Service, Arizona Prescribed Fire Council, Southwest Fire Science Consortium, APS, SRP, Arizona Community Tree Council, Arizona State Fire Marshal, and National Fire Protection Association, among others.
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