The FireWise Mission

FireWise of Southwest Colorado inspires, motivates, educates and serves individuals, organizations and communities joining together to protect lives and property from wildfire.

Meeting Schedule

The FireWise Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday every other month beginning in January. Meetings are held at the San Juan Public Lands Center (FS/BLM Office), 15 Burnett Court, Durango from 4:30 – 7:00 PM. A light dinner is served.

Contact Amanda Brenner ( or
Bill Trimarco (
for dates/times of Chapter meetings in
Mancos and Pagosa Springs.

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In 2008, FireWise moved from being primarily an educational entity to actually achieving results on the ground.

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