- Wednesday, May 11 –Idaho Falls Public Library, 9:30 AM and 10:30 AM
- Read with a Firefighter! BLM firefighters will be attending Story Time to read books about Fire Safety.
- Friday, May 13 – Zoo Idaho, Pocatello, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
- At Zoo Idaho’s Endangered Species Day event, BLM staff will be one of several booths highlighting the sage grouse and their importance to the sagebrush ecosystem.
- Saturday, May 14 – Town & Country Gardens, Idaho Falls, 10:00 AM
- The BLM and Idaho Firewise are hosting a one-hour educational class to teach homeowners about defensible space and landscaping that is both beautiful and fire resistant.
|Hens and chicks are fire resistant, require little water, and |
are an example of the kind of plant that can help make your home Firewise.
For more information on wildland fire prevention and community preparedness, visit www.idahofirewise.org, or www.fireadaptedorg. And follow @BLMIdahoFire on Twitter for updates on events, tips for fire preparedness, and current fire information.