The Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network looks at the massively destructive Carr fire in 2018 and examines why fuel breaks failed - or did they? Thought-provoking article. One comment in particular stood out because it's something each of us can play a part in.
Defensible space is critical. Many more buildings in Whiskeytown NRA may have been lost if not for the defensible space projects that facilitated the safe and effective engagement of fire resources.