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Connecting with Neighbors during Stay at Home Orders

The Oakland Firesafe Council’s (OFSC) focus has always been on before, during and after a disaster. While our primary interest is wildfire prevention, many of the same principals apply to local efforts to cope with the Covid 19 pandemic.

One of the key lessons we hear and read about all over the world is how […]

By |March 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|2 Comments|

In case you missed Bob Sieben’s November 7 presentation on Homeowner’s Guide to Wildfire Prevention

Bob gave this presentation at the Montclair Branch Library on November 7, 2015.

By |November 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|1 Comment|

Q & A re Drought Tolerant/Firesafe Gardens

From K. L. North Oakland Hills, May 5, 2015

The OFSC suggestions all seem to require putting in new plants – and in my experience most new plants need plenty of water until they are well established.  Is this really the right time to be planting?

In a large yard with mostly mature landscaping (purchased, planted […]

By |October 9th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|