WRR Overview

Since 2017, NACFOR has partnered with various local agencies to help reduce the wildfire risk around our communities.   For a summary as of May 2020, download the presentation that we prepared for the NACFOR Open House (5 pages), or click on the thumbnail images below to view the first three pages:

NACFOR Wildfire Risk Reduction Program Summary – May 2020 – presented at Virtual Open House May 27, 2020
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The proposed fuel treatment units around rural Nakusp integrate treatment areas identified in the Community Wildfire Protection Plan (2017) into a community-scale wildfire fuel break for the purpose of protecting values and infrastructure in the Wildland-Urban Interface and Village of Nakusp. The following animation was produced by the RDCK Wildfire Risk Reduction Group, which is a pilot project in which NACFOR is participating over multiple years:
View the draft Nakusp Community Wildfire Resiliency animation here (60 mb in mp4 format).

See also, our information on the CWPP and the FireSmart Program:
Community Wildfire Protection Plan
FireSmart Program