- Emergency Management
- Be Wildfire Ready
Be Wildfire Ready
PLAN. PREPARE. STAY AWARE.
As catastrophic wildfires continue to increase each year make sure to protect yourself and your family - Plan, Prepare and Stay Aware. Property owners and residents are encouraged to take the steps on the “READY, SET, GO!” website or the Cal Fire Prepare for Wildfire site.
Helpful Documents and Templates
- SMSO Evacuation Checklist (PDF)
- Lista de verificación de evacuación de SMSO (PDF)
- Ready, Set, Go! Wildland Fire Action Guide (PDF)
- Ready, Set, Go! Guia de Accion en Caso de Incendio Forestal (PDF)
- American Red Cross Wildfire Preparedness Checklist (PDF)
- Lista de verificación de preparación para incendios forestales de la Cruz Roja (PDF)
The San Miguel County Resident Evacuation Plan (PDF) tells residents how to prepare for and carry out a wildfire evacuation. Visit the Mountain Village Notification and Preparedness page for their established routes.
Visit West Slope Fire for information on local and regional restrictions.
West Region Wildfire Council Partnership
San Miguel County is a member of the West Region Wildfire Council. Members represent private citizens, local, county, state and federal agencies with an interest in, and a commitment to, addressing wildfire risk across the region. For information on mitigation and available grants, please visit their website.
Other Helpful Wildfire Resources
- Fire Restrictions - Statewide
- Current Fire Season Outlook
- Wildfire Today
- InciWeb - Information on wildfires nationwide
- National Park Service: Fires in national parks only
- Controlled Burning Information (PDF): Requirements and restrictions. Remember to call before you burn!