Raising The Alarm On 2013 Fire Perils, And How to Reduce the Risk to Your Home

Post date: Jun 21, 2013 4:28:23 PM

Here's a recent story from Supervisor Yarloslavsky's website about the danger this fire season poses. We all need to take extra precautions this year, one of the driest on record. Once again we encourage all Topangans to take steps to "harden" their homes and make them less likely to ignite from wildfire. The Ember Aware Brochure and the Wildfire Home Assessment and Checklist are good places to start.

Download these and get to work!

The time to do this is now!

Also, check out this 20-minute video that we produced here in Topanga featuring Dr. Stephen Quarles, an expert in reducing the potential for home ignition in wildfire.