Nominations are now open
In memory of Lynn Orstad, FireSmart BC, FireSmart Alberta, and Co-operators are recognizing women in BC or Alberta who have contributed to furthering wildfire resiliency in their community, agency or province.
So what is FireSmart?
Whether you’re a homeowner or a community leader, FireSmart is your go-to source when preparing for wildfire season.
From simple tips for homeowners looking to protect their property to tried-and-tested community programs led by local experts, everything you need to protect and prepare your home, neighbourhood, or municipality during wildfire season can be found right here.
Introducing the FireSmart BC Landscaping Hub
This hub includes an extensive list of fire-resistant plants, tips on how to create a FireSmart landscape, and information on the FireSmart BC Plant Program.Landscaping Hub
Quick and easy FireSmart tips
The FireSmart your home infographic
Taking action to FireSmart your property will dramatically decrease the risk of wildfire damaging your home. The best part is, it’s surprisingly easy to do.
Is your neighbourhood FireSmart?
FireSmart Canada officially recognizes over 100 neighbourhoods across BC as being prepared for the threat of wildfire. Check if your community is on the list of “FireSmart Recognized Neighbourhoods”.
Have a question?
Get in touch with your Local FireSmart Representative (LFR).
With hundreds of LFR’s all over BC, they are your go-to local resource for advice, FireSmart home/neighbourhood assessments, and more!