Mount Lemmon Firewise Community

Welcome to the Mount Lemmon Firewise Community website. This website is a collection of resources for residents and visitors to help them in protecting property from wildfire and in being good stewards of the forest.

Welcome from Mt Lemmon Fire Chief

Current Updates

Upcoming Events

Mount Lemmonite Connections

Firewise Neighborhoods: Welcome to yours (New)

Firewising on Mt Lemmon

Action Guide & Time, Costs & Materials Record Form

Cabin Owners & Tenants

Firewising your Mt Lemmon Cabin

Your Home Can Survive a Wildfire (13 minutes) (External Link)

Service Providers for Firewising

Green Waste Disposal

Slash Piles & Chipper  - When, What, Where

Property Owner Firewise Report

Request Assessment (New)


Handling Cheatgrass & Bark Beetles

Cheatgrass Identification and Control

Bark Beetle Control on Mt Lemmon

Protect Your Trees from Bark Beetles by the Arizona Bark Beetle Taskforce

Bark Beetle Reduction Cost Share Program Handout

Bark Beetle Reduction Cost Share Program Sign-up Form (External Link)


For Renters and Guests: Fire Prevention Information to Share

Wildfire Awareness Recommendations from MLFD, Mt. Lemmon Fire Chief, Joe Gunia

Information for Guests (Download to fill out) (New)

Poster for Overnight Guests

Cabin Rental Fire Safety (External Link)


Supplemental Firewise Information

Vegetation Removal Tips (with bark beetle and cheatgrass notes)

Learn more from these Firewise Websites:

Prepare Homes for Wildfires (External Link) (New)

Living with Wildfire: Homeowner’s Firewise Guide for Arizona (External Link)

Firewise USA Zone Checklist (External Link)

Firewise Video Links

Other Useful Web Links

Quick Guide to Using Pima Maps

Mount Lemmon Fire District (External Link)

Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management Firewise (External Link)