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Arson Awareness Week: Community Arson Prevention May 2-8, 2010

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Date: May 5, 2010

It is Arson Awareness Week, and the National Volunteer Fire Council is teaming up with the U.S. Fire Administration to focus attention on the horrific crime of arson and provide communities with tools and strategies to combat arson in their neighborhoods, businesses, schools, and places of worship. The 2010 theme is Community Arson Prevention. Use this week to focus public attention on the value of community arson prevention and the resources and support available to reduce this crime. Find more information and resources, including the 2010 Arson Awareness Week Media Kit, at http://www.usfa.dhs.gov/fireservice/subjects/arson/arson_awareness.shtm



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Aeiral view of the eastern portion of Jamaica Bay

At approximately 32 square miles and over 13000 acres, Jamaica Bay is the largest natural open space in New York City.