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Point Reyes National Seashore
Source: Point Reyes National SeashoreFire in the Wildland-Urban Interface: The Vision Fire resulted in significant losses in the wildland-urban interface. Total property damages amounted to approximately $50 million dollars, including 45 homes, several outbuildings and other infrastructure. Many personal belongings of sentimental value will never be replaced. Fuels treatments, including shaded fuel breaks and defensible space around homes, reduce the chance of losses to wildfire in the wildland-urban interface.