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Bruce Perrin (Beaverly Fire Chief)

Learn why it is important to FireSmart your home and property with Chief Perrin.

Takla Lake FireSmart BC Showcase

An isolated community, surrounded by dense forest, Takla Nation is at high risk for wildfire. Meet the members doing everything they can to protect this community.

Home Owner Tour: Dave

Listen to Dave walk through what he's done to FireSmart his home and property.

Pat Crook FireSmart Testimonial

Pat Crook of Mackenzie, BC, talks about his experience with FireSmart workshops, and implementing its practices.

Anarchist Mountain Community Profile

Meet Denis Thompson and his community, Anarchist Mountain, leading the way for becoming FireSmart in BC.

The Role and Impact of a FireSmart Coordinator

Meet Krista Minar and learn about her role as a FireSmart Coordinator for the city of Merritt.

Legislation & Planning

Wildfire prevention is a community effort. It starts with proven FireSmart practices for land-planning and building legislation that focuses on fire safety.


When it comes to being FireSmart, education is everything. From landscaping best practices to fire-resilient building materials, learning what you can do today to protect against wildfires can save homes and lives tomorrow.

Development Considerations

Whether you’re in the design stage, building, or performing renovations, there are many ways you can help protect your home and community from wildfires.

Vegetation Management

One of the key ways to mitigate wildfire threats is to manage vegetation on properties in fire-prone areas.