reduce risk of wildfire loss through
proactive forest management
THE THrEAT OF WILDFIRE AND ITS
CONSEQUENCES ARE SIGNIFICANT
Loss of natural resources and
Secondary damage to land stability
and increased flood risk
we equip high-risk nations to become effective
protectors of their resources and communities.
mitigation education, planning & training
Enable your community to manage the roles and responsibilities of fire mitigation with effective planning and training.
Get connected to funding for mitigation efforts and guidance through the application and approval process.
indigenous forest manAger
Explore the possibilities of creating year-round employment of a local caretaker trained to oversee forest protection and mitigation management.
the risk is undeniable.
together, we’ll create a plan that will
reduce the threat to your nation
Call or email our office to tell us about your community and the support you need.
needs & capacity assessment
We’ll work with you to assess hazards and guide you towards a practical mitigation approach.
If you’re struggling with funding challenges, we’ll help you work through it.
protect your forest and your community
With new skills and an export planning partner, you’ll have the know-how to reduce the risk of loss due to wildfire.
A lesson in preparEdness
fness mitigation team
As a group of Mitigation Specialists, we deliver programs that help you reduce wildfire risks to your community. FNESS has long-term, supportive relationships with First Nation communities across BC. We recognize the challenge of accessing government funding and the frustration that it creates. Your values, needs and people matter to us. We’re happy to help you in any way we can.
improve forest caretaking
through fuel mitigation.
Contact our office to start working together and bring your members the training you need. Let’s create a safer future and an empowering partnership for the long run.