FireSmart BC Magazine

FireSmart BC kicks off awareness campaign

Now is the time to safeguard your home or business ahead of this year’s wildfire season, and practical advice is readily available to help you...

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FireSmart BC uses gardening and landscaping boom to boost awareness

Gardening and landscaping are having a moment. The COVID-19 pandemic has locked down billions of people around the world for much of the past year...

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Why we focus on embers

Embers have long been known as a driving force in the spread of wildfire, often igniting numerous smaller blazes beyond the fire front, but studying...

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Introducing: The Get FireSmart Podcast

One of our foremost goals at FireSmart BC is to find creative ways to get our message of wildfire prevention and mitigation in front of...

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BC Gears up for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day

FireSmart has made deep inroads in British Columbia, and the province is once again gearing up for this year’s Wildfire Community Preparedness Day on May...

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FireSmart BC kicks off awareness campaign

Now is the time to safeguard your home or business ahead of this year’s wildfire season, and practical advice is readily available to help you...

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Coming to a neighbourhood near you: Ember™ the FireSmart Fox

Spring is the season of new life and new beginnings, making this the perfect time to get acquainted with our new mascot, Ember the FireSmart...

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Shuswap and Takla Lake bands build up defences against wildfire

British Columbia is home to just over 200 recognized First Nations, and their diversity is voiced by the existence of no fewer than 34 Indigenous...

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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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