Emergency Preparedness for Alaskans: Wildfires
Publication Number: SAL-00202
Author/Sponsor: Art Nash
Price: FREE WEB-ONLY
In Alaska, the number and severity of wildfires has increased over the past 50 years and this trend is likely to continue. This publication tells how to protect your home and family, with tips on creating a defensible space around your home, using fire-resistant materials for roofing and siding, maintaining an outdoor water source, making an evacuation plan and putting together an emergency supply kit. There is also a list of useful resources for additional information.