Fire education is an important fire management strategy which emphasizes fire safety, fire ecology and fuel treatments.
At Golden Gate National Recreation Area, fire education focuses on lessons learned from the past fires, community wildlfire protection, and the park's prescribed fire program.
Visiting the Park
Ranger led programs often include a disucssion of fire's important role in redwood forest ecology.
Internships in Fire Communications and Education
Fire Education Materials
Project Learning Tree
Did You Know?
In November of 1969 American Indians being relocated and terminated by the U.S. government occupied the then vacant island of Alcatraz. Their 18 month occupation would bring an end to the federal termination policy, saving the tribes.