Wildland Urban Interface http://aspenpublicradio.org en Fire Officials: It Takes A Village http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/fire-officials-it-takes-village <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s easy to not think about wildfires just yet. But local officials in the Roaring Fork Valley are working together to make sure you’re getting ready for fire season. Fire departments, the red cross, and other emergency services are trying out a way of getting the word out. It’s part of a new national and international effort, to make it easier for people to understand how to get ready for--and survive--wildfire season. Aspen Public Radio’s Elise Thatcher went to the first meeting in the series, to find out what’s new this year.</span></p> Mon, 13 May 2013 20:36:09 +0000 Elise Thatcher 1177 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Fire Officials: It Takes A Village