Pine Bluffs Post - Serving all of Eastern Laramie County since 1908

Fire Wise Landscaping

 

April 16, 2020

Photo Courtesy of Mike Heath

Above: Low to medium height flowers and a buffalo grass lawn.

If there's one thing we can count on every summer, it's fire. Each and every year we have fires crop up throughout the county. Most are small and burn only a few hundred square feet to an acre or so, but some are large and a few turn into a major fire incident and threatens structures and lives. As we start this topic, I ask you to take a few minutes and look around the outside of your home. What measures have you taken to mitigate the effects of fire? I remember as a young child our neighbor's house caught on fire. We lived in an urban subdivision and the houses were relatively close toget...



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