Is Your Home and Community Firewise?
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.