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  • NEWSROOM: MEDIA RESOURCES

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    Texas A&M Forest Service's media resources page hosts a collection of media resources to use for articles, broadcasts and social media. In an effort to keep the public better informed, the use of these resources will help better spread the agency's messages, while giving Texans the information needed to stay safe during wildfires or all-hazards events.


     + PSAs

    Winter Weather Warning

     

    Use: IMMEDIATE: TFN

    Time: 15 SECONDS

    Agency: TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE

    Live copy:

    Did you know wildfire can burn in grass and brush even if the ground is wet? Overgrown vegetation across Texas, combined with windy conditions, can turn a small spark into a wildfire. Texas A&M Forest Service urges caution when burning debris outdoors this winter.

    Word count: 44

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    Fireworks Safety

     

    Use: IMMEDIATE: TFN

    Time: 15 SECONDS

    Agency: TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE

    Live copy:

    Before you light that fuse, Texas A&M Forest Service wants you to keep these fireworks safety tips in mind: use as instructed, adhere to county fireworks laws, light outdoors and away from dry grass and let fireworks cool completely before discarding.

    Word count: 41

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     + Meteorologist Resources

    Downloadable Media Guides

    We know information is valuable. You want to know what is going on in the world around you and how it affects you. And you want that information quick. Texas A&M Forest Service places a top priority on disseminating information to the public, especially during times of crisis. This guide will provide information on how to talk about wildfires and tips to covering a wildfire.

     

     

     

     + Fire Prevention Fliers

    Fire Prevention Fliers

    During times of high fire danger, the following fliers may be used to help the public better understand the importance of preventing a wildfire.

     

    burn ban
    Burn Ban Flier
     

           oil rig pic
    Oil Rig Flier
     bailing hay pic
    Baling Hay Flier


            fireworks
    Fireworks Flier
     welding pic
    Welding Flier
            hunting pic
    Hunting Flier

    Ready, Set, Go! Action Plan
    The fire season is now a year-round reality in many areas, requiring firefighters and residents to be on heightened alert for the threat of wildfire throughout the year.

    Successfully preparing for a wildfire requires taking personal responsibility for protecting yourself, your family and your property. This publication will provide the tips and tools you need to prepare and be successful.

     

     

     

     


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