Tips available on preparing for wildfires

Firefighters are making progress on the largest wildfires in central Idaho and hope for containment in September. But those fires prompt reminders for property owners to prepare their cabins and recreational land in advance to limit damage if fires occur.

For those who may have homes located in fire-prone areas, information available at this website includes a number of proven tools and resources for homeowners and other community residents who want to prepare for and reduce the risk of wildfire damage and loss in their neighborhoods.

Bryan Smith,
ITD Emergency Program Manager

Published 8-31-2012