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5/29 Foresty Workshop

posted May 22, 2014, 10:18 PM by Roxie Rochat
Upcoming WSU North Puget Sound Extension Forestry Workshop
 
 
Firewise
 
Wildfires are a natural part of the ecosystem and commonly occur on our Western Washington landscapes. As a landowner you can take steps to increase the survivability of your family, home, and property before a wildfire begins. This workshop will prepare you to assess the fire risk on your property, utilize "Firewise" construction and landscaping methods, and obtain the support you need to start protecting your home and property. Wildfire doesn't respect property boundaries, so we will also cover how to begin building your Firewise Community. You can even talk to a local landowner about his experience on becoming Firewise. This workshop is hosted by Washington State University Extension Forestry and the Snohomish Conservation District.
 
When: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Thursday May 29, 2014
 
Where: Camano Multi-Purpose Center (the blue building), 141 NE Camano Dr, Camano Island, WA 98282 (northeast Camano Island - about 15 minutes from the Stanwood exit from I-5)
 
Cost: Free, but space is limited and Pre-registration is required. To register, contact Lauren Grand at 425-357-6023 orlauren.grand@wsu.edu.
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