Mitigation News & Events

Defensible Space Home Inspection Appointments
Due to overwhelming response, all available appointments have been filled for this season.
Please check back here in spring 2023
to sign up for a defensible space home inspection appointment. 


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Evergreen Wildfire Risk
Jess Moore, EFR Risk Reduction Division, speaks with Alan Gionet of CBS Channel 4. 
"Our forests were designed to have fire naturally move through them. And we took that natural process away from our environment and then we built a whole bunch of houses in it at the end of narrow, windy roads and steep canyons," said Jess Moore, risk reduction coordinator for Evergreen Fire Rescue. 
Click the article title link above to view the interview and read to read more.

Check back for more updates on Mitigation Projects and Events that are active in the Evergreen Fire Protection District.

For additional information on our public land projects:
Denver Mountain Parks

Jeffco Open Space

USFS Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forests Information