Wildfire Tips - In Your Community

  • Contact your local planning/zoning office to find out if your home is in a high wildfire risk area, and if there are specific local or county ordinances you should be following. 
  • If you are part of a homeowner association, work with them to identify regulations that incorporate proven preparedness landscaping, home design and building material use. 
  • Talk to your local fire department about how to prepare, when to evacuate, and the response you and your neighbors can expect in the event of a wildfire. 
  • Learn about wildfire risk reduction efforts, including how land management agencies use prescribed fire to manage local landscapes. 
  • Learn how you can make a positive difference in your community. Visit http://www.fireadapted.orgfor more information.