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Protecting Your Resort from Wildfire

If you run a resort located in an area chosen for its proximity to nature, you are likely aware that your business could become threatened by wildfire easily, especially given the recent pattern of intense forest fire seasons. By following these steps, you can help to keep your resort safer from wildfire hazards. Know the [...]
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How to Plan for Evacuation if You Have Pets

Pet owners should have an emergency plan for if they need to evacuate due to wildfire or another natural disaster. Follow these tips to make sure your pets are properly taken care of in an emergency.  Tag Your Pets Make sure that your cats and dogs wear collars with tags that include your contact information […]

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How to Make Your Home More Fire Safe

If you live in an area that’s commonly threatened by wildfire during the summer months, it is a good idea to know a few measures you can take to make your home more fire safe. These simple tips can help you protect your home in the event that it is threatened by fire. Keep Fuel [...]
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Safe Burning Practices

When conditions are safe, having a fire can be a wonderful activity. Be responsible and follow these safe burning practices every time. Starting a Fire Make sure that you know the fire restrictions in your area and use your common sense. Do not start a fire in an extremely dry area with a lot of [...]
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How to Prepare for Evacuation

With the recent thunderstorms and wildfires cropping up all over the province due to lightning, it is important to be prepared in case wildfires in your area cause you to have to evacuate your home. Here are some steps to follow if you are put on evacuation alert or if there is a wildfire near […]

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How to Protect Yourself from Wildfire Smoke

It’s the height of summer, which means the risk of wildfire is also at its height. Here are some tips for staying safe in the event of wildfire smoke in your area. Keep Informed Check your local air quality reports to make sure you are informed about wildfire smoke levels in the air. You may […]