FireSmart in action

FireSmart in action

The following are stories of success - communities and neighbourhoods that have taken key steps to FireSmarting the places that they call home. Have story own to share? Send over the project name and details, along with any photography.

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Port Moody FireSmart School Visits

For the past two years the Port Moody Fire Rescue has been visiting local schools outdoors to deliver FireSmart education. The COVID pandemic impacted their...

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Nelson Fire & Rescue Services

Nelson Fire & Rescue Services released two short, animated videos to spread awareness of FireSmart and wildfire safety. These videos show how wildfires ignite structures...

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BCAA and FESBC

In 2022, citizens in the Province of British Columbia will have more opportunity than ever to take the proactive steps to ‘FireSmart’ their properties thanks...

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City of Penticton

The City of Penticton has a history of frequent wildfires, including the 1994 Garnet Wildfire and the 2020 Mt. Christie Wildfire. The region itself can...

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CastleRock Estates

At last year's AGM, our residents approved the Association to fund 100% to conduct a perimeter treatment of the privately-owned lands surrounding our neighbourhood to reduce...

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District of Peachland

The Rotary Club of Peachland hosted an outdoor used book sale and invited Peachland Fire & Rescue to participate and set up a FireSmart Education...

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