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Wildfire season is here. Prepare. Protect. Prevail. Get Fire Adapted.

Wildfire season is here. Prepare. Protect. Prevail. http://bit.ly/FACEmber Get Fire Adapted now at http://FireAdapted.org

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Lincoln National Forest – Prescribed Fire Activities HALTED on Guadalupe Ranger District’s Soldier Prescribed Fire Project – FINAL UPDATE – 4/10/14, 8:30 pm

FINAL UPDATE – 4/10/14 – 8:30 pm – This will be the FINAL UPDATE for the Soldier Prescribed Fire Project. Of 3,670 acres that were identified for treatment with prescribed fire, firefighters treated a total of 1,300 acres over the past three days.  Ignition operations were halted today and firefighting resources were released from the project. Approximately […]

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Check your homeowners insurance to make sure you’re covered for wildfire and flood damage

Check your homeowners insurance to make sure you’re covered for wildfire and flood damage.  Learn more at  https://www.floodsmart.gov/floodsmart/pages/flooding_flood_risks/flood_after_fire.jsp.

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Don’t burn debris on windy days. Compost, chip or shred instead.

Don’t burn debris on windy days. Compost, chip or shred instead.  Learn more at http://www.smokeybear.com/debris-burning.asp.

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If fire danger is high, move items that will burn like wood piles, lawn chairs & grills away from your home.

If fire danger is high, move items that will burn like wood piles, lawn chairs & grills away from your home.  Learn more at http://FireAdapted.org.

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Where We Live, How We Live…Living with Wildfire in the Southwest

Living With Fire: A Guide for the Homeowner Viviendo Con Incendios: Una guía para los dueños de casas en Nuevo México

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If your campfire is too hot to touch, it’s too hot to leave.

One Less Spark = One Less Wildfire If your campfire is too hot to touch, it’s too hot to leave! Drown, stir & repeat until cold. Learn more at http://www.smokeybear.com/campfire-safety.asp

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Protect your home from wildfire. Remove leaves and pine needles from your roof, gutters & deck.

Protect your home from wildfire. Remove leaves and pine needles from your roof, gutters & deck.  Learn more at http://interactive.firewise.org/

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Lincoln National Forest – Prescribed Fire Activities on Ski Apache near Ruidoso, NM – UPDATE: 4/2/14 7:30 am

 UPDATE – 04/02/14  7:30 am – firefighters continue to monitor weather conditions closely before they resume burning operations on the Ski Apache piles.  Updated information will be posted on this website when pile burning activities begin again. UPDATE – 03/31/14  11:30 am – no ignitions are planned for today (due to winds that exceed the […]

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Never park your vehicle over dead grass, your catalytic converter can ignite the fuels and start a fire.

Never park your vehicle over dead grass, your catalytic converter can ignite the fuels and start a fire. Learn more at http://www.smokeybear.com/house-safety.asp

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Maintain your spark arrestor and don’t run power equipment on windy days

Maintain your spark arrestor and don’t run power equipment on windy days. Learn more at http://www.smokeybear.com/equipment-maintenance.asp

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Ready, Set, Go! Create a Wildfire Action Plan for Your Home

Ready, Set, Go! Create a Wildfire Action Plan for Your Home today. http://bit.ly/RSGNM

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Never throw a cigarette out the window of a vehicle. Use your ashtray to prevent wildfires.

Never throw a cigarette out the window of a vehicle. Use your ashtray to prevent wildfires. Learn more at SmokeyBear.com.

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Take Smokey Bear’s Wildfire Prevention Pledge

One Less Spark = One Less Wildfire. Take Smokey Bear’s Wildfire Prevention Pledge at SmokeyBear.com  

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Southwest Wildfire Awareness Week March 30 – April 5, 2014

The federal, state, and tribal partners of the Southwest Prevention and Information Committee invite you to join us in promoting Southwest Wildfire Awareness Week, March 30 – April 5, 2014. This year’s theme is “Where We Live, How We Live, Living with Wildfire.”  The focus of the week is to increase awareness and to promote actions that reduce […]

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SAVE the DATE! April 2-3, 2014 Wildland Urban Interface Summit in Taos, New Mexico

Registration for the 2014 Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) Summit is Now Open!  This is a collborative effort of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Forest Service, New Mexico State Forestry, New Mexico State Land Office and New Mexico Association of Counties. The Summit will be held April 2-3 in Taos, New Mexico. The registration […]

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