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Fires & Wildfires

Fire is the rapid oxidation of a material in the exothermic chemical process of combustion, releasing heat, light, and various reaction products.

Southern California Public Radio (SCPR):
KPCC’s tool for following & researching California wildfires

CalFire:
Wildfire is Coming. Are You Set?

FEMA – Federal Emergency Management Agency:
Wildfires Fact Sheet for Kids

America’s PrepareAthon!
How to Prepare for a Wildfire
Also available in
Chinese
Spanish

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
Wildfire Smoke

Emergency Survival Program:
ESP Bulletin on Wildfires

American Red Cross:
Wildfire Safety Checklist
Also available in
Arabic
Chinese
French
Haitian
Hmong
Japanese
Khmer
Korean
Laotian
Spanish and
Vietnamese.

Emergency Survival Program:
Wildfires
Also available in Spanish

American Red Cross:
Wildfire – Are You Prepared?

U.S. Fire Administration:
Home Fire Escape Planning Outreach Materials

FEMA – Federal Emergency Management Agency:
Home Fires Fact Sheet for Kids

U.S. Fire Administration:
Are You Ready for a Fire?
Also available in Spanish.

U.S. Fire Administration:
Fire Safety Checklist for Older Adults

FEMA – Federal Emergency Management Agency:
Protecting Your Family from Fire

American Red Cross:
Fire Escape Planning

American Red Cross:
Holiday Home Fires

American Red Cross:
Home Heating Fires

American Red Cross:
Cooking Fires

American Red Cross:
Children and Home Fires

American Red Cross:
Smoke Alarms

American Red Cross:
Candle Fires

American Red Cross:
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

American Red Cross:
Fire: Frequently Asked Questions

American Red Cross:
Fire Safety Facts

American Red Cross:
Fire Prevention Checklist
Also available in
Arabic
Chinese
Farsi
French
Hmong
Japanese
Khmer
Korean
Laotian and
Russian.