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Fire Safe Council to host wildfire preparedness workshop

Workshop will be followed by a hands-on work party.

Information provided by San Benito Fire Safe Council

Join experts from the Central Coast Prescribed Burn Association for a Wildfire Home hardening and defensible space workshop in San Juan Canyon, San Benito County.

Subjects covered: how to create a wildfire resilient home, defensible space, local land management history, native or invasive species, pile burning, controlled burns, forest pathogens and coastal California land stewardship .

After the workshop, there will be a voluntary work party where individuals can put their newfound skills to use helping a resident who could use a helping hand.

July 31: San Juan Canyon, San Benito County

Time: Workshop 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. Voluntary work party 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Cost: $10 (Scholarships available upon request, no one turned away)

 

Register at: https://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=35270

For questions contact Jared Childress ([email protected])

 

San Benito Fire Safe Council