1 Introduction

The goal of this Web-based reference guide is to provide the citizens of Napa County with a comprehensive, yet easy-to-understand source of information on defensible space planning and practices.

Defensible space landscaping adds beauty and function. Click to enlarge

The content of this guide is drawn from official fire service documents; national fire prevention associations and councils; and individual knowledge experts within the fire service, vegetation management and related fields.

This reference guide was produced by the Napa Communities Fire Wise Foundation in May of 2009. User comments and suggestions are welcome - please feel free to contact us at info@firewise.org.

 

 

 

 

Introduction
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Napa Firewise

  To empower the citizens of Napa County with the information, knowledge, and support they need to survive a wildfire.