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FEATURESInformed + Prepared
The Firewise Communities Program teaches homeowners, builders, firefighters, and community leaders how to prepare homes to resist ignition from wildland fire.
World of Opportunity
As NFPA launches new international initiatives, it draws energy and ideas from the relationships it has built over the past decade.
Stay or Go?
The stay-and-defend-or-leave-early model faces tough scrutiny in the aftermath of Australia’s disastrous and deadly 2009 wildfires.
Hot + Hotter
NFPA plays an important role in education, research, and other areas related to the environmental factors of wildfire.
NFPA codes and standards provide a practical, effective blueprint for minimizing and managing the wildfire threat.
Life in the Interface
When weather, fuels, and topography align, they can create extreme fire behavior and major control problems for fire agencies.
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