Ready, Set, Go! - Fire Preparedness Webinar
University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Gila County presents: Garden and Country Extension Webinar Series
A Zoom webinar (60-minutes or less) featuring a variety of horticultural and natural resource topics relevant to the environmental conditions and residential concerns of Gila County, Arizona.
Featured Topic: Ready, Set, Go! Fire Preparedness Program
Featured Speaker: Kevin McCully is the City of Payson Fuels Manager at the Payson Fire Department. He is a retired CalFire San Diego County fire captain with over 30 years of firefighting experience. Throughout his career McCully has worked a fire inspector, deputy fire marshal, engineer, tactical medic supervisor and fire captain.
Webinar Overview: The Ready, Set, Go! Program provides information for residents and property owners on how they can successfully be prepared in the event of a wildland fire. Kevin McCully will discuss our area’s threat for wildland fire and describe more about the wildland urban interface (WUI), an area which is not only limited to forest vegetation. Fire season is an increasing threat and a year-round reality. As a seasonal resident or property owner, it is important to educate yourself and prepare. The Ready, Set, Go! Program gives you simple, easy-to-follow tips to increase your safety and that of your family.
Webinar Facilitator: Chris Jones, Extension Agent, University of Arizona Gila County Cooperative Extension
Zoom Link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/99102940417 Please log in up to 10 minutes prior to the webinar.