Firewise Landscaping: How It Can Protect Your Home

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 Present:
Firewise Landscaping: How It Can Protect Your Home
Date: March 30, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Contact: 530-273-0919
LocationGrass Valley Elk's Lodge
 
Event Details
The recent fires in northern California instilled many terrible visions of burning residences. This important workshop is designed for anyone who lives in the Sierra Foothills.  Basic principles of firewise landscaping will be discussed, including:
  • How to recognize flammable plants,
  • Choosing attractive fire-resistant plants, and
  • Arranging plants to minimize potential fire spread to your home.
You will also learn how to evaluate your property to comply with CAL FIRE's “defensible space zone” requirements, including the resources to help you get started.