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Wildland Fire Prevention and Protection

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Department of Forestry

The Virginia Department of Forestry (DOF) protects and develops healthy, sustainable forest resources for Virginians.

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VDOF works hard to prevent and suppress wildfires that threaten lives and property. From preparing your home or community to lessen the risk of damage from a wildfire through the FireWise program to the actual suppression of more than 1,000 wildfires each year, the VDOF is here to protect and serve.

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For additional help regarding this service, please contact Department of Forestry.

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