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Martha C. Monroe, Lisa Pennisi
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Fire Communication & Education
Public Perspectives of Fire Management
Fuel Treatments & Effects

NRFSN number: 14950
FRAMES RCS number: 666
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Other fact sheets discuss the different types of information that are useful in explaining to property owners the importance of taking personal responsibility for fuels management on their land. However, for some property owners, new information is not enough-they may need more information in order to understand that change is necessary. This fact sheet discusses ways to catch and hold people's attention so that they become (and stay) engaged in fuels reduction activities.


Monroe, Martha C.; Pennisi, Lisa. 2004. Fuels planning: science synthesis and integration; social issues fact sheet 3: developing personal responsibility for fuels reduction: more ways to catch and hold people's attention. Research Note RMRS-RN-21-3-WWW. Fort Collins, CO: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 2 p.

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