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Title: Viviendo Con Incendios: Una guia para los duenos de casas en Nuevo Mexico [Living with Fire: A Guide for the Homeowner-New Mexico]

Author: Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior;

Date: 2008

Source: Santa Fe: New Mexico State Forestry. 15 p.

Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication

Description: La posibilidad de perdidas humanas y de propiedad en Nuevo Mexico debido a un incendio forestal ha ido incrementando. Para responder a este peligro, entidades locales, estatales, federales, particulares y sin fines de lucro se han unido para crear Como Reducir la Amenaza de Incendios Forestales, un programa dirigido a los propietarios de casas. Este no es un programa de prevencion de incendios. Su objetivo es ensenarles a las personas como vivir mas seguros con la amenaza de un incendio forestal. En muchas zonas de esta region, no se trata de "si"va a haber un incendio, mas bien es "cuando" van a ocurrir los incendios.

The potential for loss of human life and property due to wildfire across New Mexico is growing. In response, local, state, federal, private, and nonprofit organizations have banded together to create Living With Fire, a wildfire threat reduction program for homeowners. The Living With Fire program is not about prevention. Its purpose is to teach people how to live more safely with the threat of wildfire. For many areas in our region, it is not a question of "if" wildfire will occur, but "when

Keywords: incendio forestal, el comportamiento de los humanos, el comportamiento del incendio, prevencion, Nuevo Mexico [wildfire, human behavior, fire behavior, prevention, New Mexico]

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U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management; New Mexico State Forestry. 2008. Viviendo Con Incendios: Una guia para los duenos de casas en Nuevo Mexico [Living with Fire: A Guide for the Homeowner-New Mexico]. Santa Fe: New Mexico State Forestry. 15 p.


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