This website is filled with educational information for people who live or vacation in fire-prone areas of the United States.
- Firewise Landscaping / University of Florida
Firewise landscaping incorporates fire safety into landscape design to help ensure your home is safe even when a fire comes close.
- Florida Division of Forestry
Their mission...to protect and manage Florida's forest resources through a stewardship ethic to assure these resources will be available for future generations.
- NASA - Earth Observatory
Their mission...to provide a freely-accessible publication on the Internet where the public can obtain new satellite imagery and scientific information about our home planet.
- NFPA - National Fire Protection Association
Their mission...to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating scientifically based consensus codes and standards, research, training and education.
- NOAA - Fire Weather Information Center
NOAA Websites and information on the latest weather forecasts along with satellite imagery and graphics.
- Florida Division of Emergency Management
Home Owners Information - Are You Prepared for Wildfires.
- Smokey Bear
"Only You Can Prevent Wildfires"... Smokey the Bear continues to teach us fire safety and wildfire prevention.
- USDA Forest Service - Just for Kids
A wonderful website for kids to learn about our environment and safety with the help of Smokey Bear, Woodsy Owl, and RUS the Surfin' Squirrel, just to name a few.