May 6, 2020

Wildfire’s Deadly Toll on Wildlife

One billion animals killed in Australian wildfires, including 25,000 koalas and perhaps millions of kangaroos. The numbers boggle our minds and wrench our hearts...
April 8, 2020

Living in the Wildland Urban Interface

Every year, thousands of homeowners relocate to properties that abut wilderness areas. If you were to ask any of them to describe where they live, they’d probably ...
March 11, 2020
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How Much Do You Know About Fire Protection?

Test your knowledge of fire protection with our wildfire quiz...
February 17, 2020

Rainless February Could Spell Disaster for Northern California

No rain has fallen in the Bay Area all month. Only one other time has San Francisco recorded no rainfall in February: Back in 1864, when ...
February 5, 2020

3 Takeaways from California’s 2019 Fire Season

Last year’s California fire season was affected by power shut-offs, climate change and better preparation. Here’s what we’ve learned from it...
January 8, 2020
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Catastrophic Bushfires Continue to Plague Australia

“I’ve lived here 50 years, and this is the worst I’ve seen.”