In the last decade, wildfires have burned more than 80 million acres of land from Oregon and Washington all the way down to Florida.
Now, just before National Preparedness Month in September, National Firewise USA Program and USAA Insurance have some simple ways people can protect their homes can protect their homes from the threat of a wildfire.
MORE spoke with Cathy Prudhomme, National Firewise USA Program manager with the National Fire Protection Association for safety tips.
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