Community Wildfire Protection Plans


A map showing all the community wildfire protection areas of Nebraska.
CWPPs help emergency responders protect homes and infrastructure during wildfires.

A Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) gathers together your community's resources to enhance wildfire mitigation and preparedness. The written document identifies the steps a community will take to reduce its risk of damage from wildfires. The link above has all the information you will need to learn about the process. Here are examples of completed plans in Nebraska. 

South Central East Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, South Central East

The South Central East CWPP is currently being prepared. Check on the schedule by clicking the button below. Volunteer fire departments provide leadership and expertise in a wildfire situation. We ask that fire departments in the region fill out the survey (link below) to help create a local plan that most effectively addresses local needs and issues.
Draft CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

Loess Canyons Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, Loess Canyons

The Loess Canyons CWPP update is available for public review. Check on progress by clicking the button below. Volunteer fire departments provide leadership and expertise in a wildfire situation. We ask that fire departments in the region fill out the survey (link below) to help create a local plan that most effectively addresses local needs and issues.
Draft CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

Middle Northeast Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, Middle Northeast

The draft Middle Northeast CWPP is available for public review. Check on the schedule by clicking the button below. Volunteer fire departments provide leadership and expertise in a wildfire situation. We ask that fire departments in the region fill out the survey (link below) to help create a local plan that most effectively addresses local needs and issues.
Draft CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

Wildcat Hills Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, Wildcat Hills

The Wildcat Hills CWPP update has been completed. View or download the final plan and progress report by clicking the buttons below. Thanks to all who helped make this a local planning effort!
Final CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

South Central West Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, South Central West

The South Central West CWPP has been completed. View or download the final plan and progress report by clicking the buttons below. Thanks to all who helped make this a local planning effort!
Final CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

North Central Nebraska Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, North Central Nebraska

The North Central Nebraska CWPP update has been completed. View or download the final plan and progress report by clicking the buttons below. Thanks to all who helped make this a local planning effort!
Final CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

Pine Ridge Area Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, Pine Ridge Area

The Pine Ridge Area CWPP update has been completed. View or download the final plan and progress report by clicking the buttons below. Thanks to all who helped make this a local planning effort!
Final CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

Southeast Nebraska Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, Southeast Nebraska

The Southeast Nebraska CWPP has been completed. View or download the final plan and progress report by clicking the buttons below. Thanks to all who helped make this a local planning effort!
Final CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

Central Platte Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, Central Platte Region of Nebraska

The Central Platte CWPP has been completed. View the final plan and progress report by clicking the buttons below. Thanks to all who helped make this a local planning effort!
Final CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

Western Sandhills Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, Southwest Nebraska

The Western Sandhills CWPP has been completed. View the final plan and progress report by clicking the buttons below. Thanks to all who helped make this a local planning effort!
Final CWPP PlanPlanning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey

Southwest Nebraska Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, southwest Nebraska

The Southwest CWPP has been completed. View the final plan and progress report by clicking the buttons below. Thanks to all who helped make this a local planning effort!
Final CWPP Plan Planning process  Progress Reports fire dept. survey

Central Sandhills Community Wildfire Protection Plan 

A map of the wildfire protection area, central sandhills of Nebraska

The Central Sandhills CWPP has been completed. View the final plan and progress report by clicking the buttons below. Thanks to all who helped make this a local planning effort!
FINAL CWPP Plan Planning process Progress Reports fire dept. survey