Spanish Peaks Alliance for Wildfire Protection

P.O. Box 421, La Veta, CO 81055

20jul9:00 am3:00 pmTools of the Trade Workshop - Baker Creek, Huerfano CountyA Wildfire Preparedness Event, co-hosted by several Neighborhood Ambassadors in our Baker Creek Firewise community!

Event Details

Mark your Calendars! Please join us in a Wildfire Preparedness Event, co-hosted by several Neighborhood Ambassadors in our Baker Creek Firewise community!

  • When:  Saturday, July 20 from 9am to 3pm

  • Where: Starting at the Cuchara Mountain Park, Day Lodge building

  • Instructor:  David Steffan, Sawyer Certified Mitigation Expert
  • Dress code: long sleeves, jeans (no shorts), closed-toe shoes
  • Chain saw PPE (bring what you have):  hard hats, leather gloves, goggles, hearing protection, leather leg chaps
  • Neighborhood Ambassador Hosts: Gerry Palomino, Aaron Ritchie and Dawn Lervik

Participation Benefits include

  • Take home a new skill!  Learn how to safely use and maintain the Tools involved with Mitigating your Property.
  • Bring your chainsaw and Protective gear; you will have the opportunity to cut down a tree in our designated area!
  • Learn how and why to adapt your property’s trees and vegetation to reduce the risk of wildfire before it happens
  • Participate in the afternoon community mitigation day that counts toward our Firewise Status, while learning more about what is FirewiseR
  • Meet and Connect with our Panadero Loop neighbors on this important topic that impacts us all.

Time

(Saturday) 9:00 am - 3:00 pm(GMT+00:00) View in my time