Your Home Can Survive a Wildfire
Your Home Can Survive a Wildfire Video
Dr. Jack Cohen, Fire Science Researcher with the USDA Forest Service, explains current research about how homes ignite during wildfires and the actions homeowners can take to help their home survive the impacts of flames and embers in this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vL_syp1ZScM . This video features footage from the IBHS Research Center showing ember experiments on full-scale structures and helps explain the basic steps to protect homes, and shows where to find more information. As this video is stored on YouTube, you may encounter advertisements. Lumpkin County does not endorse any products and only shares this video for its content as a public service.