America's Preparedness Report Card 2015

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Alabama Wildfires

Alabama has nearly 2.8 million people living in areas at elevated risk of wildfires, yet the state has taken almost no action to prepare for future wildfires.



For more information on how prepared Alabama is for its growing wildfire threat, read the detailed state report.


Is Alabama taking action?

  • Alabama has taken less action than almost any state to prepare for its current and future wildfire risks
  • The state lacks programs such as Firewise that help communities prepare for wildfires and mitigate impacts
  • It also has not taken any action to implement programs or policies to increase its resilience to future wildfires