Fire Smart Your Garden

May 13, 2024 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Quadra Island Community Centre
970 West Rd
FREE for Members. Guests $5
Quadra Island Garden Club

With Bonnie Logan, Wildfire Risk Reduction Coordinator with the SRD

Learn all about FireSmart and how it relates to landscaping.

This presentation will cover:

– FireSmart landscaping resources including the landscaping hub

– Which plants are more fire-resistive

– Which plants pose a fire risk

– Plant tagging program

– The FireSmart landscaping guide


Printed resource material will be available to take home as well as some FireSmart door prizes.

About Bonnie:

Bonnie is the Strathcona Regional District’s Wildfire Risk Reduction Coordinator. This position is new within the SRD and is grant funded by the UBCM CRI FireSmart program.

Bonnie has a diverse background in emergency management, structural firefighting, 9-1-1 dispatch, and FireSmart.

In 2022, Bonnie’s neighbourhood became the first FireSmart recognized neighbourhood within the City of Campbell River – ask her about how your neighbourhood can become recognized too!

Bonnie is a certified Wildfire Mitigation Specialist and is available to provide FREE FireSmart home assessments. These assessments may qualify you for an insurance discount depending on your provider. Contact her for more details

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