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Living with Wildfire in Wyoming (2013, 48 page guide,~13MB, separate articles listed below)
Barnyards & Backyards Articles
Other Resources
Defensible space: Landscaping steps to reduce the wildfire threat (2013 Living with Wildfire in Wyoming guide article)
Survive the unthinkable if wildfire threatens your home (2013 Living with Wildfire in Wyoming guide article)
Don't start a fire with your vehicle (2013 Living with Wildfire in Wyoming guide article)
Your homeowner or business insurance coverage may need a checkup (2013 Living with Wildfire in Wyoming guide article)
Firewise Communities (national firewise site, has interactive tools on how to prepare a home and virtual tours of a firewise property, etc.)
Firewise Wyoming - this site provides information on practical steps to take to protect your home from wildfire. (Resources page: Wildfire)
Living with fire (University of Nevada Extension)
Videos
Protecting Your Home From Wildfire (US Forest Service's Rocky Mountain Research Station)
Wildfire! Preventing Home Ignitions (US Forest Service's Rocky Mountain Research Station)
Barnyards & Backyards Articles
Other Resources
Active Fire Maps (U.S. Forest Service)
Emergency Evacuation checklist (Laramie Co. Colorado)
Incident Information website - find info on on-going wildfires. However these types of websites can get overwhelmed or be updated slowly so rely on info from officials and evacuate as soon as requested to or earlier.
Living with fire (University of Nevada Extension)
Videos
Fire Nutrient Cycling (UW CES, Recorded 2006)
Nutrient Loss From Fire (UW CES, Recorded 2006)
Ponderosa Fire Ecology (UW CES, Recorded 2003)
Succession (UW CES, Recorded 2004)
Succession after fire (UW CES, Recorded 2003)
Plant Regeneration After Fire (UW CES, Recorded 2006)

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