FireSmart BC Magazine

Wildfire season is getting worse, but Invermere residents are taking action

The BC Interior is famously full of natural beauty, and perhaps no part of it has more to boast about than the Columbia Valley region....

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Wildfire season is getting worse, but Invermere residents are taking action

The BC Interior is famously full of natural beauty, and perhaps no part of it has more to boast about than the Columbia Valley region....

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FireSmart BC looks back on 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic coloured and complicated virtually every aspect of life in 2020, but FireSmart BC pressed on with its mission to prepare the province...

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How Deer Ridge is Putting FireSmart on the Map

The lakeside town of Summerland has long been a trendsetter, hosting the Okanagan Valley’s first telephone and electricity connections, as well as British Columbia’s first...

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A FireSmart Assessment can save your home

Our latest video shows how a FireSmart Home Ignition Zone Assessment helps identify risk factors, giving homeowners crucial information on how to protect their property against wildfire.

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FireSmart 101 course – how to stay FireSmart in the winter months

The onset of winter means much less of the hot, dry weather that leads to wildfires, but hazardous conditions will be back in a few...

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Our newsletter is now the FireSmart BC Magazine

As the number of FireSmart homes, neighbourhoods, and communities across BC continues to grow, so does the number of tools in our toolbelt – allowing...

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Kickoff Wildfire Community Preparedness Day 2021 with a $500 grant for your community

Applications for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day 2021 are now open! Taking place from May 1st, 2021 to October 31st, 2021, Wildfire Community Preparedness Day is...

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The 2020 FireSmart Canada road trip

FireSmartBC recently teamed up with our counterparts from FireSmart Canada for an epic road trip, visiting FireSmart Recognized Neighbourhoods in Western Canada.

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