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Fire-wise Landscaping

July 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

As the Western United States population continues to grow, more and more homes are creeping into forest and rangeland areas called the wildland urban interface. The number of wildfires in combination with this urban sprawl can potentially increase the number of fire-prone landscapes. Learn more about creating a fire-wise landscape. In this class you will learn about fire behavior basics, ways to reduce the fuel load, ways to design your landscape in the home ignition zone, characteristics of fire-resistant plants, and plant selection for your fire-wise design.

Organizer

OSU Extension Service
Phone:
541-737-2713
Website:
http://extension.oregonstate.edu/