WILDLAND URBAN INTERFACE (WUI) PREPAREDNESS

Would you like to learn more about the things that you could do to increase the survivability of your home in the event of a wildland fire? Would the homeowners in your neighborhood like to learn more about the codes and ordinances that affect those living in the hillside communities? If you or your homeowner group is interested in this program or would like information mailed to you, please contact the Department at prevention@uintahfd.org

Wildland Urban Interface Preparedness Inspections

The Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) Preparedness Inspections are designed to assist property owners in determining what can be done to their property to minimize fire hazards and maximize fire resistance. If you live in a hillside community and would like a free inspection review of your property, contact the Fire Department at prevention@uintahfd.org

Additional helpful links

A Kids Guide to Forest Fires
American Red Cross "Wild Fire Safety Checklist"
Committee for Firesafe Dwellings
Firewise
Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition
Institute for Business and Home Safety
International Society of Arboriculture
National Wildland/Urban Interface Fire Program
Smokey Bear's Wildfire Lesson Plans for Educators
Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute
Ultimate Guide to Wildfire Safety
Wildfire Evacuation Tips: What Can you Do to Make Sure You're Ready?