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Regional FireSmart Program

Wildfires have been a natural part of our coastal forest environment for thousands of years. Building our homes in the interface with forested areas increases the risk from wildfires. With proper planning it is possible to reduce the interface fire risk by following some simple FireSmart principles. You can get FireSmart advice from the qRD’s Regional FireSmart Program. Book a free FireSmart assessment and get started!

 

How to FireSmart your Home with Regional FireSmart Coordinator, Marc Albert

 

FireSmart Resources
Building a new home? Check out the FireSmart Canada Home Development Guide
FireSmart Begins at Home: This links to a great manual that every property owner should read.
FireSmart Landscaping Guide: If you are looking to garden, check here for some ideas.
 

Community Wildfire Protection Planning

View the Savary Island and mainland Community Wildfire Protection Plans below.