Our Local Impact

15+ YEARS SERVING COMMUNITIES

Wildfire Adapted Partnership was formed in 2003 after the 2002 Missionary Ridge Fire North of Durango in La Plata County. We have changed a lot since then, but our mission remains the same; "Wildfire Adapted Partnership inspires, motivates, educates and serves individuals, organizations and communities joining together to protect lives and property from wildfire." Read More
 

150+ VOLUNTEERS

We are proud to have more than 150 Volunteer Neighborhood Ambassadors who are the backbone of our organization. Ambassadors work as a catalyst within their neighborhoods to create wildfire adapted communities.
 

20,000+ Annual VOLUNTEER HOURS

We are proud to have more than 20,000 Volunteer  hours annually. Our  Neighborhood Ambassadors are the backbone of our organization. Ambassadors work as a catalyst within their neighborhoods to create wildfire adapted communities.


AUGUST 2018

“It is the leadership, training, motivation, collaboration, attitude and passion of Wildfire Adapted Partnership and their Ambassador Program that has taught us how to create the knowledge base and attitudes needed for our residents to keep working year after year to cultivate a healthy forest. ”

Paulette Church: Falls Creek Ranch Ambassador and WAP Board of Director's Vice Chair

Read more about Falls Creek Ranch and the 416 Fire