As the temperature rises the number of wildfires out West grows  (27 Jun 2017, 5:09 am)

An image of smoke from the Brian Head Fire taken from a NASA satellite .  According to a CNN news report up to this date, 1 million more acres than the national average have been burnt by wildfire this year.  According to the InciWeb site,

Firewise Communities/USA® is now Firewise USA™  (26 Jun 2017, 1:47 pm)

Immense time and effort are put into naming everything from our children, to businesses, products and even our pets; and that was also the case, when after more than fifteen years, NFPA ever so slightly changed the name and logo of its cornerstone

Wildfires know no borders.  A childhood wildfire story from Australia, shared by Cathy Brown  (26 Jun 2017, 12:45 pm)

Pictures of Australian fire danger rating scale and Cathy in the Australian bush shared by Cathy Brown Cathy Brown a consultant with the business systems and Information services at the NFPA, shared what it was like growing up in Australia with