Steamboat Springs District
Is Your Home Firewise?
Many homes in the Steamboat District are built nestled in timber, grass and brush. This can be detrimental to your home; a home like this can be destroyed by wildfire before the fire department arrives.
Learn More About Defensible Space & Wildland-Urban Interface
- Protecting Your Home from Wildfire: Creating Wildfire-Defensible Zones - 2012 Quick Guide (738 KB PDF)
- Fire-Resistant Landscaping (192 KB PDF)
- Forest Home Fire Safety (116 KB PDF)
- FireWise Plant Materials (279 KB PDF)
- Grass Seed Mixes to Reduce Wildfire Hazard (150 KB PDF)
- Vegetative Recovery after Wildfire (188 KB PDF)
- Soil Erosion Control after Wildfire (184 KB PDF)
- Living with Fire (2.1 MB PDF)