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Mobilizing the people of Santa Clara County to protect their homes, communities and environment from wildfires

Just For Kids!

Welcome to our page of Wildfire Prevention links and materials for children.

We hope you enjoy it!

Only YOU Can Prevent Wildfires

Smokey Kids
Smokey's special kids section with lots of games, stories and fun!
Smokey Bear Activity Book

Smokey Bear and Fire Prevention
More about Smokey on the U.S. Forest Service Web Site

Smokey Bear in Santa Clara County
See our Smokey Bear in the classroom

How Wildfires Work
A HowStuffWorks article on wildfires for older kids

Smokey Bear on Wikipedia
More about Smokey - and a few popular culture notes

Smokey Bear in the Yahoo! Directory
More Smokey links

Smokey Bear on YouTube
This is a search for Ad Council Smokey Bear videos on YouTube (Mostly public service announcements but be careful because others may come up in the search)

BLM Learning Landscapes
The USDI Bureau of Land Management Lands are "America's big backyard." Explore it from your computer. Background on birds, details on dinosaurs, and resources on rivers and railroads.

Learn about trees, tree care and tree planting from a community of tiny tree friends - from the U.S. Forest Service and partners

US FWS Kid's Page
Explore and learn about fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats on the US Fish and Wildlife Service Web Site and how you can help conserve, protect, and enhance them

Ready Kids
Part of Ready America sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security - more than wildfire prevention

Natural Inquirer
A middle school science education journal about scientific research conducted by scientists in the USDA Forest Service

A free science journal for upper elementary level students created in partnership with the USDA Forest Service and the Cradle of Forestry Interpretive Association

USDA Youth Resources
More US Department of Agriculture Youth Resources

Youth Science Institute
YSI is right here in Santa Clara County


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Santa Clara County FireSafe Council

2053 Lincoln Avenue, Suite A
San Jose, CA 95125
Telephone: (408) 975-9591
Fax: (408) 624-9316

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Funding provided by grants from the Cooperative Fire Program of the U.S. Forest Service, Department of Agriculture, Pacific Southwest Region, through the California Fire Safe Council. Our programs and other council activities are also funded by grants and donations from local agencies, companies, foundations, organizations and individual donors. Please see our Thank You! and About Us pages for a list of donors and contributors.

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