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2017 Chipping Services RFP

Attention local and regional contractors. The West Region Wildfire Council is soliciting proposals and bids for community based curbside chipping services. If you would like to learn more about the process, please visit our Request for Proposals page and give

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CAPTURING FIRE: Photo Essay and Wildland Fire Discussion

There is a mystique to fire that runs deep in our DNA; we are drawn to it, and we fear it because it is a phenomenon that exceeds our control. It is simply bigger than us. We’ve placed ourselves in

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Attention Cedaredge Residents!

Please join the Cedaredge Volunteer Fire Department and the West Region Wildfire Council for community meeting…

Cedaredge Community Wildfire Meeting 8-30-16 FLYER

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Call for Bids: Chipping Services

The West Region Wildfire Council (WRWC) invites area contractors to submit bids for community chipping services within Delta, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Montrose, Ouray, and San Miguel Counties (an area known as the ‘West Region’) in 2016.

Download the full RFP and

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Cheatgrass Control Using Bacterial Soil Amendment

Cheatgrass Control Using Bacterial Soil Amendment Project – Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum), also known as Downy Brome, is a non-native, aggressive, widespread grass species. The plant is known to have large impacts on native plant ecosystems by reducing diversity

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2015 End Of Year Report Now Available!

The 2015 WRWC End of Year Report is now available! Click HERE to download the report.


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Employment Opportunity- Mitigation and Education Coordinator

The West Region Wildfire Council (WRWC) is seeking a well-qualified applicant to fill one of our Mitigation and Education Coordinator positions.

Mitigation and Education Coordinators are primarily responsible for implementing the WRWC’s wildfire education and fuels reduction program across the

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Delta County Wildfire Information Forum

Are you a Delta County resident? Please join us, starting at 6:30 at the Hotchkiss Fire Station for a “Delta County Wildfire Information Forum”. Click here to learn more:

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Draft Delta Fire Protection District CWPPs Available for Review

Draft versions of the Cedaredge, Crawford, Hotchkiss and Paonia Fire Protection District Community Wildfire Protection Plans are available fore review and comment. You can download a PDF of the draft plan by clicking the following links specific to each fire

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Log Hill Wildfire Information Forum

Please join us, and our numerous partners, for a Log Hill Wildfire Information Forum on Saturday, May 2nd, 2015 from 10-11am at the Log Hill Volunteer Fire Department Headquarters (Sation #2). Find out about:

  • How to be prepared in the
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