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Registration is now open!

Get your tickets for the 2024 Wildfire Resiliency And Training Summit. Taking place on April 20-24, 2024, the Summit will be held at the Prince George Conference and Civic Centre.

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

2024 Nominations for the Lynn Orstad Award are now open!

Nominations will be open until February 27th, 2024 and the winner(s) will be announced during the Wildfire Resiliency & Training Summit in Prince George, BC from April 20th – 24th, 2024. Click below to nominate and learn more about the award criteria.

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”.

Recognized neighbourhoods

Introducing the BC Wildland Firefighter Awards

In recognition of the critical role that wildland firefighters play in keeping the province safe, FireSmart BC, the First Nations’ Emergency Services Society, and BC Wildfire Service have partnered to create the new BC Wildland Firefighter Awards, which will recognize four firefighters (Indigenous and non-Indigenous) each year at the WRTS.

Nominations are now open! Learn more about the award and how to nominate below.
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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!

Find FireSmart plants at a store near you

The FireSmart BC Plant Program is a simple, visual way to showcase which plants are considered more fire-resistant at the point of purchase. Find out more about the program, and check for participating stores near you.