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Prevention and Education

Happy Birthday

Since 1944, Smokey Bear has taught millions of Americans just like you about their role in preventing wildfires. Eighty years later, Smokey is celebrating a milestone birthday. Will you join us in honoring Smokey Bear and his timeless message of wildfire prevention throughout 2024?

Check back soon for all the ways the State of Vermont will celebrate 80 years of fire prevention with Smokey the Bear!

See what is planned around the country