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To provide education and public awareness to reduce the fire dangers
to the citizens on the north shore of Lake Travis, about 20 miles northwest of Austin Texas
The Simtable demonstrates the use of wildland fire modeling projected onto a sand table. Simtable develops agent-based modeling frameworks for exploring and visualizing complex scenarios. (See Video tab)
Seeing a need for energetic, nonprofit work in this area, we formed our organization to provide sensible solutions. The North Shore Travis Firewise Group serving Lago Vista, Jonestown, Point Venture and Waterford POA since 2011.
This 2016 demonstration project showing a before and after photo so citizens could understand what a lot would look like to "Firewise" standards.
2019 Fourth of July Parade where our Firewise group participated