Saturday, March 24, 2012
Austin Fire Department Training Center
4800 J. Shaw Lane, Austin, TX. 78744
The wildfires of 2011 underscores the importance of landscaping for fire safety. This informative seminar will help you understand the Wildland Urban Interface, learn how to improve your homes survivability should a wildfire occur and the benefits of early evacuation. Fire professionals from the National Fire Protection Agency, Texas Forestry Service and Texas Agrilife Extension Service will lead you through a series of visual presentations and interactive discussions to arm you with the tools you need to help protect your home and your family from wildfire. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Signup at: http://travis-tx.tamu.edu/horticulture/ and click on seminar registration. Empty, reserved seats will become open seating at 9:50 am.
www.tcmastergardeners.org. For information, call (512) 854-9600.