15 Months 15 Days 15 Hours 15 Minutes

Posted by on May 21, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Nathan Whittington, Gilpin County Emergency Manager talks to us about preparedness from the Wildfire Preparedness Workshop  (Presentation 15 Months 2019).  

May Saws And Slaws News

Posted by on May 21, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

by Heather Hanson / Jody Dickson Saws & Slaws Chainsaw Skills and Safety Class 2019There couldn’t have been better weather for the two day Chainsaw Skills and Safety Class for 2019. Everyone gathered at Fire Station #2 to learn how to safely use and maintain our chainsaws. In the class, we learn to break down […]

May Firewood Event

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Nederland Sort Yard

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Chain Saw Safety Refresher

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Chain Saw Refresher Date. Calling all sawyers looking to brush up on your safety skills. Get your chainsaw cleaned up, sharpened and ready for the season! Coffee & Donuts!

Wildfire Preparedness Workshop

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Wildfire Preparedness Workshop April 27 In this comprehensive Cowildfire workshop, we will present the latest information that will help you prepare for a wildfire in our community. Much continues to be learned after the devastating fires of the last few years, so it is important to stay informed of the current recommendations around how to […]

April Saws & Slaws News

Posted by on Apr 17, 2019 in Fire Mitigation Events | No Comments

by Heather Hanson /  Jody Dickson Here in the Wildland Urban Interface, if you survived daylight Savings time, you know it’s a good time to change batteries and replace fire extinguishers. Relocate those buckets, hoses and ladders. Spring is springing. It’s time to get together your hand tools. Maybe get a Pulaski? What’s a Pulaski? […]

Prescribed Burn Tour

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Prescribed Burn Tour April 13 Prescribed burns are one of the most efficient ways to reduce fuels and are meant to mimic the fires that would naturally burn through an area. Find out more about how it is done on this tour by Boulder County Open Space and CU Center for Sustainable Landscapes and Communities.

Chainsaw Skills & Safety Class

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Chainsaw Skills & Safety Class April 6 and 7 This quality, hands-on training will give you the skills you need to effectively and safely use a chainsaw for forest health and property maintenance. Training will be presented in three parts: – Chainsaw Maintenance – cutting safely requires a well running saw. – Chainsaw Safety & […]