Four steps to improve local wildfire planning (ID)
The price of wildfire has never been higher. In 1995, fire made up 16 percent of the U.S. Forest Service’s annual appropriation budget; in 2015, wildfire consumed more than 50 percent of the agency’s budget. But the price of fire is also told in lost recreational opportunities, scarred landscapes adjacent to city centers, loss of wildlife habitat, presence of invasive species and, increasingly, after-effects such as flood and landslides, that can cause even greater long-term harm to a community than the initial fire. Read the article………….
All of us – board members, homeowners, managers – like to save money. Just as the green movement encourages us
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According to Community Associations Institute, more than 68 million Americans live in 338,000 managed communities. In Canada, approximately one in