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Wildfire mitigation in Florida

Wildfire mitigation in Florida

land use planning strategies and best development practices

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Published by Dept. of Community Affairs in Tallahassee, FL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wildfires -- Florida -- Prevention and control.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFlorida Department of Community Affairs [and] Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
    ContributionsFlorida. Dept. of Community Affairs., Florida. Division of Forestry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSD421.32.F6 W55 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination145 p. :
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18005734M
    LC Control Number2007361693

      The Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics on Wednesday issued new guidance on reopening schools in a state that has become one of the hot spots of the coronavirus pandemic — and. HAZARD MITIGATION GRANT PROGRAM POST FIRE FISCAL YEARS – FEMA places a high priority on supporting wildfire recovery using the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) for Fire Management Assistance declarations in fiscal years and Section of the Bipartisan Budget Act of authorizes HMGP Post Fire assistance. wind mitigation features on your property. Documentation must show clearly that wind mitigation features meet the standards to receive credits established by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation on the most recent version of the Uniform Mitigation Verification Inspection Form (OIR-B). Natural Hazard Mitigation Saves: Interim Report (This report covers exceeding code requirements and federal grants. It was funded by FEMA.) These findings provide the estimated national average benefit-cost ratio for five types of mitigation and perils, as shown below. Please note BCRs can vary geographically and can be much higher in some.


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