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Create A Defensible Space Around Your Home

A graphic with a dark grey banner at the top with text that reads "Clear the area around your home of anything that will burn." Text below it in dark grey that reads "This includes wood piles, dry leaves, newspapers, & other dry brush." a blue background with one tree with green leaves to the far left, another tree to the far right, and a tan and dark grey house in the middle with arrows that are pointing left and right in between the house and the two trees. The hashtag #DefensibleSpace is in the bottom left and the fema logo is in the bottom right in a green rectangle.

Clear the area around your home of anything that will burn. This includes wood piles, dry leaves, newspapers, & other dry brush.

Photo by Minh Phan - Feb 14, 2019
Last Updated: April 9, 2019