Molly Shepherd, co-chair of the NFLA’s Fire Mitigation Committee, has posted a link to the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy September Newsletter onto the NFLA website. This newsletter begins… This has been a particularly tough season for stakeholders in the West. Cohesive Strategy’s Western Region and its partners are leading the charge to facilitate identification and implementation… Read More »
NFLA will meet this SUNDAY, September 10th, at 7 PM with a photo presentation about the history of the association presented by Lois Walker followed by a business meeting @ 8:00 PM. Please note the change in the DAY of the meeting now the 2nd. Sunday of the month from June through October. Bring a… Read More »
Allen Chrisman, co-chair of the North Fork Landowners Association Mitigation Committee, has published a wildland fire out look for September on the NFLA website. Check it out here.
The NFLA’s Fire Mitigation Committee sponsored its annual Firewise Day workshop on July 19, 2017, immediately preceding the Summer Interlocal meeting. About 55 people attended. The program was compelling and well-received by attendees. For more information and excellent recommendations on how to prepare for a wildland fire, tap here to read a post co-authored by Molly… Read More »
Allen Chrisman, co-chair of the NFLA’s Fire Mitigation Committee, has posted information about the fire potential for our area over the next several months. Check it out here.
It was a busy night at the NFLA’s August 2017 business meeting. A by-law change was approved and a new Board of Directors elected. Read all about it on the NFLA website. And if you’re a landowner and haven’t yet joined the NFLA, check out their About page and get busy signing up.
One more reminder about the big day coming up tomorrow, Wednesday, July 19, at Sondreson Hall … Beginning at 9:30AM – Firewise Day. Get the details from the NFLA’s Fire Committee page. From Noon to 1PM – Potluck lunch. Join you neighbors and friends for a potluck lunch. Please bring a side dish or dessert… Read More »
Here’s some information from Val Cox for some upcoming NFLA bike rides. What fun! Date: Sunday, June 25 Route: Camas Road to Apgar (and back) also known locally as the “Ride for Ice Cream” Distance: 22 miles round trip Difficulty: Moderately strenuous (three miles of uphill at the start of the return trip) Meeting… Read More »
Val Cox writes… More bike rides have been scheduled for this week. Get out there and have some fun. Ride #1 : Spruce Creek Cutoff via Red Meadow Road Meeting Place: Junction of Red Meadow Rd and the North Fork Rd Date: Tuesday, June 6 Time: 9 am Distance: 11 miles Difficulty: Moderate Ride #2: Tuchuck… Read More »
The following information was provided by Allen Chrisman… Here is the June 1 National Outlook for Wildland Fire Potential. It is forecasting a slower than normal fire season for the Northern Rockies for June and July, moving to a “normal” fire season in August and September. That is the good news. Locally, the hot dry weather we have… Read More »