The FireWise Council of Southwest Colorado strives to keep lives, homes, and property from being damaged by wildfire. We provide education, planning and mitigation support to spark wildfire preparedness in the hearts of our neighbors!
The FireWise Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday every other month beginning in January. Meetings are held at the San Juan Public Lands Center (FS/BLM Office), 15 Burnett Court, Durango from 4:30 – 7:00 PM. A light dinner is served.
Meeting dates for 2017: Jan. 17, Mar. 28, May 16 , July 18, Sept. 19, and Nov. 21
What We Do
FireWise can connect you with the knowledge, resources, and tools that you and your neighbors need to reduce the risk of wildfire to you, your home, your family, and your community.
FireWise focuses on three basic areas: