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WHEREAS, wildfire significantly impacts Nevada’s environmental, economic and social well-being; and

WHEREAS, residents of Nevada’s fire-prone communities need to accept responsibility for living in high fire-hazard areas; and

WHEREAS, residents can save precious time in an evacuation by preparing a go- bag and family evacuation plan ahead of time; and

WHEREAS, residents must prepare to survive wildfire by ensuring proper management of vegetation surrounding the home and appropriate home construction and maintenance to resist ignition; and

WHEREAS, residents need to work together to prepare their homes and communities to survive wildfire and commit to become fire adapted; and

WHEREAS, the Nevada Wildfire Awareness Campaign is a means for education and a call for residents in the state of Nevada to act now to reduce the wildfire threat, prepare for wildfire and become fire adapted; and

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim the months of May - October, 2021, as the

NEVADA WILDFIRE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 10th day of May 2021

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