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Idaho Firewise Events

Virtual Talk with Martha Brabec

By IdahoFirewise | May 18, 2022 | Comments Off on Virtual Talk with Martha Brabec

Join us for a Lunch and Learn virtual talk with Martha Brabec on Wed 5/25 to learn about the City of Boise Weed Warriors Program and how it relates to wildfire risk. Martha Brabec, Foothills Restoration Specialist and Ecologist with the City of BoiseWednesday, May 25th, 202211:00 AM Pacific Time/12:00 PM Mountain TimeTo register for…

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Virtual Talk with Amy Skibiel, Ph.D.

By IdahoFirewise | May 9, 2022 | Comments Off on Virtual Talk with Amy Skibiel, Ph.D.

Join us for a Lunch and Learn virtual talk on 5/18 to learn about the impacts of smoke inhalation on livestock. Amy Skibiel, Ph.D.Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life SciencesDepartment of Animal, Veterinary and Food Sciences May 18th, 2022, 11:00 AM Pacific Time (or 12:00 Mountain Time) To register for this virtual…

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Idaho Firewise Garden Open House

By IdahoFirewise | April 21, 2022 | Comments Off on Idaho Firewise Garden Open House

Please join Idaho Firewise for a kick-off event to Wildfire Awareness Month (May) by visiting our main demonstration garden in Boise on Saturday, 4/30. We will have staff, volunteers, and collaborators available for the public to talk about fire-resilience, home hardening, and firewise landscaping. Idaho Firewise Garden Open HouseOld Penitentiary Rd, Boise, 83712Saturday, April 30th,…

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Virtual Talk with Brett Van Paepeghem

By IdahoFirewise | June 25, 2021 | Comments Off on Virtual Talk with Brett Van Paepeghem

Idaho Firewise presents a Lunch n’ Learn Virtual Talk with Brett Van Paepeghem, South Idaho Project Manager with Idaho Firewise. Brett will discuss how to mitigate the risk of wildfire to your home and property by utilizing firewise principles. Brett will also highlight specific fire-resistant plants that work well for Idaho. Tuesday, July 6, 2021…

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Neighborhood Chipping Event

By Idaho Firewise Andrea | June 22, 2021 | Comments Off on Neighborhood Chipping Event

Bring your limbs/branches to this free chipping event brought to you by Idaho Firewise and the Idaho Department of Lands. Chipper Location: Idaho Department of Lands1806 Main AveSt. Maries, ID 83861 Saturday & Sunday, June 26-27, 202110 am – 4 pm

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Firewise Gardening Incentive Program, Ada County, WUI

By Idaho Firewise Andrea | May 18, 2021 | Comments Off on Firewise Gardening Incentive Program, Ada County, WUI

The City of Boise and partners have collaborated to create the Firewise Gardening Incentive Program which educates and encourages WUI residents to be mindful of flammable plant material surrounding their home. Participants of the program will be eligible for a free plant from either Idaho Firewise or Draggin’ Wing High Desert Nursery! How to qualify…

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2021 Southwest Idaho Fire Adapted Communities (FAC) Forum

By Idaho Firewise Andrea | April 29, 2021 | Comments Off on 2021 Southwest Idaho Fire Adapted Communities (FAC) Forum

Registration for the 2021 Southwest Idaho FAC Forum is now open! Attendees who register early (by May 11) will receive a forum goody bag in the mail. This year’s forum will be hosted as a virtual event on May 19-20th, 8:30 am-12 pm. To register, please visit: Registration for 2021 SW Idaho FAC Forum To…

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Virtual Talk with Jennifer Russell

By Idaho Firewise Andrea | April 19, 2021 | Comments Off on Virtual Talk with Jennifer Russell

Idaho Firewise presents a Lunch n’ Learn Virtual Talk with Jennifer Russell from the Idaho Department of Lands, Fire Management Bureau. Jennifer will discuss burn permit details and how to safely burn debris on your land. Wednesday, April 28, 2021 – 12:00/1:00 PM PT/MT To register, please visit: Registration for Virtual Talk with Jennifer Russell

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Virtual Talk with Chuck Redman

By Idaho Firewise Andrea | March 16, 2021 | Comments Off on Virtual Talk with Chuck Redman

Idaho Firewise presents a Lunch n’ Learn Virtual Talk with Chuck Redman from the National Weather Service. Chuck will discuss the 2021 fire season outlook as well as providing details about red flag warnings and what they mean. Wednesday, March 24, 2021 – 12:00 PM MDT To register, please visit: Registration for Virtual Talk with…

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Contact Us

Ivy Dickinson, Executive Director
ivy@idahofirewise.org

phone/fax: 208-310-7472
toll free: 888-285-5889

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