Fire Prevention and Education

Fire Ecology Education

Discovery Channel: Fire Ecology Curriculum K-12 grades

Prescribed Fire Information and helpful links
A portable trunk that contains educational materials for hands-on learning about how forest change over time, especially in relationship to fire. Provides curricula for all grade levels. For use by classroom teachers and agency staff.


Environmental Education

The Nature Conservancy
National Boy Scout Jamboree

National Science Teachers Association

A library of creative curriculum resources

Project Learning Tree



Fire Prevention

National Fire Protection Association
NIFC: Fire Prevention and Education
FEMA for Kids: teaching kids about prescribed fire
Education World: Fire Safety: Activities to Spark Learning!
Smokey Bear
IMAX Film, Wildfire: Feel the Heat
Fire Safety Education
Sparky the Fire Dog
FEMA: Fire Safety Education Resource Directory
Fire Prevention and Life Safety


Wildland Urban Interface

Fire Wise
Fire Safe Councils
Arkansas Firewise



Emergency Management

FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency)
American Red Cross


Fire News and Links

Wildfire News
FireFighting.com is a new media product built on the foundations of a Web site that pioneered a thriving online community for fire, rescue and EMS personnel.
FIRE FIND ...the firefighter's search engine.
 

International Fire Links

Fire Scout for Australia
New Zealand: National Rural Fire Authority
Canadian Interagency Forest Fire Centre
Australian Fire Program


Materials and Publications

From the Ashes: Reducing the Harmful Effects and Rising Costs of Western Wildfires. A report by Taxpayers for Common Sense.
National Symbols Catalog (Smokey, Woodsy Owl and Fire Education materials) 
Wildfire News & Notes
Wildland Firefighter Magazine
National Fire Protection Association
Firewise Publications


Fire Planning
 
National Fire Plan
WUI: Wildland Urban Interface Project
Fire Planning
Protecting Your Home From Wildland Fire


Recruitment and Organizations

National Association of Hispanic Firefighters
Women in the Fire Service, Inc.

On the line of fire. The men and women who battle America's wildland blazes.
Fire Call: A wildland firefighter speaks about fire as a profession.