How To Improve Community Wildfire Defense Grants To Build Rural Resilience
Analyzes the impact of wildfires in northern New Mexico to plan for increased needs related to climate disasters in rural and vulnerable communities across the U.S. Discusses issues such as capacity in rural areas that create challenges when utilizing federal assistance. Provides suggestions for investments in built environment and collaborations across agencies to plan for grant funding that supports rural areas and increases rural resilience.
Sofia Garcia George, Mark Haggerty
Center for American Progress
Emergency preparedness and response · Environmental health · Grant writing · Infrastructure · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · New Mexico