Elk Stream Ranch
Property Owners Association

Firewise Information

www.eastcanyonservices.com/cwpp.htm Firewise information specific to East Canyon, including the Elk Stream Ranch Community Wildfire Protection Plan.

www.eastcanyonservices.com/WebFiles/CWPP%20files/CWPPcurrent.pdf Direct link to the Elk Stream Ranch Community Wildfire Protection Plan.

www.southwestcoloradofires.org The best starting point to learn about wildfire and prevention in SW Colorado. This Web site is dedicated to wildfire information for our area. It is operated by USDAFS, BLM, Colorado State Forest Service and Fort Lewis College. It includes many useful links, as well as current situation reports.

firewise.org A good, national source for information.

Here is a list of excellent .pdfs that Odie gave me. They answer such questions as how to build a fire resistant house, how to landscape, defensable space, etc.

Firewise How To, Winter 2012
FW Guide Landscaping Construction
Is your home protected from fire?
Safer From the Start 
Shelter In Place Wildfires
When a fire threatens
WU fire a different approach

Fire weather planning forcast Fire weather planning forecast for western Colorado and eastern Utah. From the National Weather Service, Grand Juncction, Co.