Era of Megafires Tour Schedule

In May 2017 Idaho Firewise is bringing a 70-minute multi-media presentation featuring fast-moving, topic-based talks, interspersed with compelling video vignettes, and stunning photography from wildfire photographer John Marshall. Think Ted X mixed with snappy documentary shorts and incredible photography. To learn more about this production, please click here. We will have more information available as each of our venues gets …

Request For Proposals – 2016 Media Campaign

“Don’t Trash Your Public Lands” Media Development and Distribution Idaho Firewise invites proposals from qualified agencies regarding the development of an integrated outreach campaign to be disseminated throughout Idaho. The campaign will feature messages designed to raise awareness about fire and other hazards associated with dumping on public lands and encourages the public not to trash public lands.  Messages shall …

Great Basin Prevention, Education, & Mitigation Conference

Wildfire Awareness….What is Your Part? This conference is open to all agencies, organizations, departments, and communities who have an interest in wildfire education and public safety. During this event, you can expect to come together to share knowledge, network, and collaborate on issues associated with wildfire prevention, education, and mitigation. Click to register for the 2016 Great Basin Prevention, Education, & …

How to Report a Wildfire

First – Keep yourself safe. Depending on the size of the fire, it may not be wise to try to get a closer look. Get to a vantage point where you can gather valuable information to relay to the dispatcher. Then call 911. Location, Location, Location. – If there is a close address, use that. Intersections of roads or mile …

Creating defensible space can save your home

BOISE — Boise Fire investigators say it was fireworks that started an early morning grass fire on Protest Road in Boise. The fire shot up a hillside and caught some juniper trees on fire, and then a nearby home. Creating defensible space can save your home from fire

Request For Proposals

RELEASE DATE: May 29, 2015 CLOSING DATE: June 5, 2015 PROJECT TITLE: One Less Spark, One Less Wildfire Media Campaign CONTACT PERSON: Ivy Dickinson Executive Director Idaho Firewise (208) 596-0340 ivy@idahofirewise.org INTRODUCTION Idaho Firewise will be partnering with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in developing a series of Public Service Announcements (PSAs) and disseminating them throughout Idaho and other …