The Fire Aware development, part of the Peak District’s Moors for the Future project has been featured in Fire Times, regularly read by fire service professionals.
The article discusses the role of educating the public, citing the fire service adage that the three main causes of wildfire are men, women and children. The interactive system, developed with the University of Manchester’s School of Environment, Education and Development, included games to help the youngsters learn more about the part they can play in preventing wildfire as well as real-time and historic interactive maps of fire risk that provide context for understanding the risk.
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This development is part of the MoorLIFE project, details of which can be found at www.moorsforthefuture.org.uk/moorlife