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Assessment tool helps residents and communities reduce their wildfire risk

A cornerstone of the Firewise USA® recognition program criteria is completing a wildfire risk assessment. The assessment helps residents and communities understand their wildfire risk and guides them in their future risk reduction efforts.
The Community Wildfire Risk Assessment tool from Firewise USA® reflects current research concerning home destruction versus home survival in a wildfire. By…

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Source:: NFPA – Safety Information


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