Newsletter: November 2014

Our latest research on reducing wildfire risk to communities, monitoring the impact of fracking on communities, lessons for wildfire from the federal flood programs, and how renewable energy tax benefits vary widely among rural counties.

Research Update

MonumentReducing Wildfire Risk to Communities
How to manage development in the Wildland-Urban Interface

MonumentMonitoring the Impact of Fracking on Your Community and Economy
Case studies and recommendations that offer best practices for measuring socioeconomic impacts caused by energy development

MonumentLessons for Wildfire from Federal Flood Programs
Lessons from national floodplain management programs that can reduce wildfire costs and risks

MonumentRenewable Energy Property Tax Benefits Vary Widely
The importance of new renewable energy property tax revenue and reasons for a large disparity in tax returns between rural counties