Is Your Home and Community Firewise?

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Introductory class on the Firewise Program coming to N.C. Cooperative Extension of Iredell County, Monday, May 13, 2019, from noon to 1:30 p.m.

The Firewise program teaches people how to adapt to living with wildfires and encourages neighbors to work together and take action now to prevent losses.

  • Learn landscaping and mitigation techniques on how to make your home Firewise
  • Find out the benefits of becoming a Firewise Community
  • Get a home wildfire preparedness checklist and learn how to conduct your own assessment
  • Learn how to create defensible space around your home, including home hardening techniques
  • Meet your NCFS County Rangers

Bring your own bagged lunch and join, N.C. Cooperative Extension, NC Forest Service, and Carolina Land and Lakes.

The Program’s national website.