Now Accepting Applications
Community Planning Assistance for Wildfire is currently accepting applications from new communities. Any U.S. municipality or county with authority over local land use decisions can apply. Selected communities receive free assistance for one year.
Austin Wildfire and Vulnerable Populations Tool
A new tool released by Headwaters Economics helps land use planners, fire personnel, elected officials, and others in Austin, TX identify neighborhoods where overlapping wildfire threats and socioeconomic vulnerabilities may make people disproportionately susceptible to wildfire.
average annual federal wildfire suppression costs since 2008, in dollars
Days longer fire season compared to 1970