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Make your plans now to attend FRM in its new location, the Green Valley Ranch. FRM is covering the most critical topics in fire-based EMS. Find out more

Wildland-Urban Interface Conference 2015
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The IAFC’s WUI conference offers great education in 3 tracks:

  • Fire Adapted Communities
  • Operations and Suppression
  • Wildland Fire Policy & Tools

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The FY2014 AFG application period runs through Dec 5. Guidance is available on the AFG website; On Scene recently offered help for writing successful applications. Learn more

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Fire Prevention Month Every Month

This October, like every October, has been Fire-Prevention Month, right? But if we've identified worthwhile and effective fire-prevention programs, why only emphasize them one month a year rather than on an ongoing basis? Shouldn't every month be Fire-Prevention Month in the communities we serve? More >

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