Firewise Community is a multi-agency effort designed to reach beyond the fire service by involving homeowners, community leaders, planners, developers, and others in the effort to protect people, property, and natural resources from the risk of wildland fire – before a firestarts
Read more on the Park City Fire Department website and the resources listed below.
Resources for Creating Defensible Space
- Creating Wildfire-Defensible Zones by F.C. Dennis, Colorado State University Cooperative Extension
- Wildfire is Coming. Are You Ready? by readyforwildfire.org
- WHY 100 FEET?…Because Defensible Space is YOUR responsibility by CAL FIRE
- Wildfire Safety in the Neighborhood by Firewise Communities/USA