Governor's Association (WGA) developed a community based approach
to wildfire issues. The WGA 10-Year Comprehensive Strategy provided
the criteria for our evaluation.
Corners Sustainable Forests Partnerships disperses
grants to New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and Colorado for forest restoration
and community issues. Clink on "projects" for a list of funded
projects for 1999, 2000, 2001 and 2002.
Interagency Fire Center is a great site for
wildfire statistics, education, prevention and current wildfire information.
Wildfire Programs Database is a national
database of state and local wildfire hazard mitigation programs.
National Fire Plan provides information on
wildfire projects and grant data at a national level.
National Fire Plan programs in Arizona for 2001 USFS
is a resource for homeowners to learn about protecting
their homes and creating defensible space in the wildland urban interface.
Read about Timberridge,
a FIREWISE community in Prescott.
applications for Arizona State Fire Assistance grants for 2001,
Area Forest, Fire and Community Grants is
a web site designed to help explain the types of federal and state assistance
grants available in Arizona
State Land Fire Management Division manages
the Arizona State Fire Assistant Grant Program.
more about Arizona's Environamental
Portfolio Standard that requires utility companies to generate electricy
from renewable resources.
- Learn what the Prescott
Area Wildland Urban Interface Commission (PAWUIC) is all about.
Alert Information web site is sponsored by PAWUIC and provides
local information as well as emergency public information in the Prescott
area and Yavapai County.
highlights from State Farm's program to reinspect
homes located in the wildland urban interface.
Arizona University's Ecological
Restoration Institute works with government and private organizations
to restore ecological health to fire-adapted forests.
- The Greater
Flagstaff Forest Partnership is dedicated to testing and adapting
new approaches to restoring forest ecosystem health to forests surrounding
- Visit Prescott
National Forest, Coconino National Forest and Apache-Sitgreaves
National Forest through their web sites.
- Visit our case study communities
through these links: Prescott,
about the local fire departments in case study communities:Prescott
City Fire Department, Central
Yavapai Fire District, Flagstaff
City Fire Department, Eagar
Fire Depatment and
updates for the White
Mountain Stewardship Project.