by James Kavanagh
Every year across our nation, people lose their homes due to wildfires. The homes that survive wildfires almost always do so because their owners had prepared for the eventuality of fire. Wildfires often begin unnoticed. These fires are usually triggered by lightning or accidents. They spread quickly, igniting brush, trees and homes. Reduce your risk by preparing now ÌÎ_Ì´å before wildfire strikes. Meet with your family to decide what to do and where to go if wildfires threaten your area. Follow the steps listed below to protect your family, home and property. Learn how to prepare for and survive a wildfire by following a few simple rules based on FEMA protocols.
"Wildfire Survival" is a must-have for anyone in a wildfire-prone area, providing concise and useful information on wildfires:
- How to prepare
- How to respond
- How to recover
This handy pocket-sized guide provides readers with a number of suggestions including:
- Prefire strategies for protecting your home
- Planning for water needs
- Steps to prepare when fire threatens
- Planning for evacuation
The guide also details necessary:
- Emergency supplies
- Ways to create a family disaster plan
- Ways to stay informed with local emergency/disaster relief agencies
Weather-related disasters continue to claim lives and create damage costs running into the billions each year. The Disaster Survival Series, based on FEMA protocols, focuses on what people can do before, during and after a major event to protect themselves and their property. Also included in each guide are smartphone QR codes that link to the websites of various emergency services agencies.
About the Publisher
Waterford Press produces simplified guides to nature, science, travel and languages. The company's 350+ titles have sold over 4.5 million copies worldwide.
- Publisher: Waterford Press Inc.
- Imprint: A Pocket Naturalist Guide
- ISBN 13: 978-1-58355-864-5
- Edition: 1
- Size: 8.25" H x 3.5" W
- Weight: 1 ounce
- Product Form: folded
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