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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Protect Yourself from Wildfires

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Remember READY, SET, GO for Evacuations

Long and short term drought, dry vegetation, and unpredictable fire behavior, along with increased human activity, combine for a potentially active fire year. Stay informed on current and predicted conditions in your community, and when you are enjoying t...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Be Prepared for Wildfires

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Wildfire Preparedness Could Save Your Home and Your Life

Prepare your home, your family, and your pets for wildfires. Long and short term drought, dry vegetation, and unpredictable fire behavior, along with increased human activity, combine for a potentially active fire year. Take these steps to stay safe: &...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Preventing Wildfires in Maricopa County

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Wildfire Prevention Starts with You

Although many in Maricopa County live in cities or towns, others live adjacent to forests, parks, or native desert areas. When urban development meets undeveloped outdoor areas, this creates an environment where fire can move readily between structures an...

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