Firewise in Minnesota

Home and yard saved from surrounding wildfire by firewise landscaping.Is your home Firewise?

As a homeowner you must realize that the threat of wildfire is real. Minnesota alone has more that 2,000 fires a year.

Fire is an inherent danger to having a home in the woods, but that doesn't mean you can't something about it. In fact, you can do more than what you might think to protect your property and your home from the ravages of wildfire. Watch video clip to see how a Firewise home can survive a forest fire.

Publications and Resources

Order your Firewise homeowner's kit!

Kit includes:

  • Firewise magnet
  • Bookmark with firewise tips
  • Home risk assessment form to rate the fire hazard of a homeowners property
  • Brochures:
    • How To Protect Your Home
    • Watch outs
    • Creating A Firewise Property
    • 50 Things You Can Do To Protect Your Home

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