Wildfire Awareness Week

 Wildfire Awareness Week

  Wildfire Awareness Week is a special time to focus community attention on the threat to life and property posed by wildfire.  

Planning Local Events and Wildfire Awareness Intro Letter to Wildfire Awareness Week

Public Service Announcements for Wildfire Awareness Week 2014

Wildfire Awareness Resolution Template 2014: for Counties.

Media Press Releases for Each Day of WAW: to be sent to newspapers, radio, and TV reporters.

Sample Press Release for introducing WAW

WAW Social Media Guide 2014

Tips of the Day for Fire Prevention and Preparation 2014

Wildfire Awareness Week Logo

Sites for More Information

Evacuation and Map Your Neighborhood Materials

Red Cross Wildfire App for Smart Phone

Wildfire Prevention Materials

Events Around the State for Wildfire Awareness Week

Click here for a map of events see below for details!

DATE TITLE LOCATION CONTACT PERSON TIME
3-May Neighborhood Wildfire Preparedness Day Nye, MT
10-May Open House for Residents Frenchtown, MT Frenchtown Fire 8:00-5:00
10-May Forestry Expo Columbia Falls, MT
13-May Hi Line Wildfire Education Day Glasgow, MT Karly DeMars 9:00-2:00
15-May Central Montana Wildfire Education Day Lewistown, MT Karly DeMars
17-May Big Fork Preparedness and Community Awareness Fair Big Fork, MT Bruce Nelson 10:00-2:00
18-May Get Outdoor Day with Fire Prevention Information Bonner, MT Crystal Beckman 11:00-3:00
3-Jun Wildfire Awareness Kick-Off Event- Capitol Building rm 303 Helena, MT Betsy Miller 1:30-3:00
3-Jun Hilger Fire District Firewise Community Meeting Lewistown, MT Karly DeMars 6:30-8:30
4-Jun Livingston Farmers Market Outreach Livingston, MT Greg Coleman 4:30-7:30
5-Jun NFPA Community Event Billings, MT Jeff Moyer 9:00- 3:30
5-Jun Analyzing Fuel Treatment Effectiveness in the Swan Valley Seeley, MT Joann Wallenburn 7:00 PM
7-Jun Open House with Presentations Red Lodge, MT Jon Trapp All Day
7-Jun Kootenia Fire Challenge Libby, MT Terry Peck 10:00-5:00
11-Jun Chamber of Commerce Wildfire Community Prep June 2014 Missoula, MT Crystal Beckman 12:00-1:00
14-Jun Get Outdoor Day with Fire Prevention Information Florence, MT Crystal Beckman 9:00-12:00
16-Jul  North Fork of the Flathead Firewise Day PoleBridge, MT Molly Shepherd