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With nearly two decades of experience in wildfire sciences, SWCA is a recognized expert in completing pre- and post-fire planning work throughout the United States.

We emphasize collaborative planning across large, multi-jurisdictional landscapes, working with federal, state, and local government agencies, non-governmental agencies, private industry, and communities. Successful resilience in the face of climate-driven wildfires requires planning ahead for all stages of the wildfire cycle: readiness, response, recovery, and restoration.

Our fire experts provide a full suite of services and customized plans to meet both large-scale, regional needs and those of small communities aligning with the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy.

SWCA Wildfire Plan Examples

Santa Fe CWPP
New Mexico

Santa Fe County

Story Map

SWCA worked with Santa Fe County Fire Department to develop a Community Wildfire Protection Plan. The SWCA Team developed an interactive Story Map to increase engagement with the Santa Fe County public during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

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Pope County CWPP
Illinois

Pope County

CWPP

SWCA developed the Pope County CWPP, a county-level plan that evaluates wildfire threat to communities and infrastructure, and identifies measures that homeowners, land managers, and fire departments can take to reduce the impact of wildfire to life, property, and other community values at risk.

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Colorado Post-Fire Playbook
Colorado

Colorado Post-Fire Playbook

Recovery Playbook

SWCA worked with multiple Colorado agencies and stakeholders to prepare a Post-Fire Playbook to serve Counties, Tribes, Municipalities, and Water Providers.

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Santa Clara CWPP
California

Santa Clara County

CWPP

SWCA developed the Santa Clara CWPP, a countywide strategic plan with goals for creating a safer wildland urban interface community and to assist in protecting human life and reducing property loss due to wildfire throughout the planning area.

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Ridge Manorville Calverton CWPP
New York

Ridge-Manorville-Calverton

CWPP

SWCA developed this CWPP to address the wildfire threat to communities in the Ridge, Manorville, and Calverton hamlets, and provide recommendations to abate catastrophic wildfire and to minimize its impacts to those communities.

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Ute Park Fire
New Mexico

Ute Park Fire

Rehabilitation Plan

SWCA worked with multiple jurisdictions and stakeholders to develop a Damage Assessment and Burned Area Rehabilitation Plan for the Ute Park Fire in northern New Mexico.

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Valencia County CWPP
New Mexico

Valencia County

CWPP

SWCA developed this CWPP to address the hazards and risks of wildland fire throughout Valencia County and make recommendations for fuel reduction projects, public outreach and education, structural ignitability reduction, and fire response capabilities.

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Relevant Services

Planning

Inventory and Assessment

Mitigation and Restoration

Compliance and Management

  • Environmental Assessments (EA)
  • Environmental Impact Statements (EIS)
  • Agency Planning Document Updates and Implementation
  • Identification of Grant and Funding Opportunities for Plan Implementation

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