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Our Mission:

The Forest Fire Lookout Association (FFLA) founded in 1990, is an organization involved in the research of current and former forest fire lookout sites, ground cabins and early forest fire detection methods. It promotes the protection, enjoyment, and understanding of fire lookouts.

What we do:

The Forest Fire Lookout Association has been involved with all aspects of Fire Lookouts since 1990. Many of which include:

-The organizing of Lookout Restorations

- Provides grants for Lookout projects

- Documenting Lookout sites

- Historical research of Lookouts

- Assembling of programs to increase Lookout awareness

- Documenting anecdotes of Lookout operators, past and present

Conferences are held every year in the eastern and western United States and Canada. A Board of Directors meeting is held each January and state chapter meetings are held periodically. The Forest Fire Lookout Association issues a quarterly newsletter, "Lookout Network" and is a benefit of membership. The Forest Fire Lookout Association has "chapters" in most states which are represented by Directors. Correspondence is currently received by almost all fifty states. There are also chapters in Australia and Canada,

Additional information can be found at FFLA.ORG 

Forest Fire Lookout Assoc.
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