Defensible Space Solutions is committed to providing resources to the public

concerning defensible space. Here are several links to assist you.


Living With Fire

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s program copied throughout the West. Numerous science-based publications for the homeowner, videos, blogs, a calendar, and Spanish publications. A must see website.


Nevada Division of Forestry

Information on fire activity, fire restrictions and defensible space; plus, wood cutting, nurseries and fire resources.


California Department of Forestry & Fire Protection 

Information on fire activity, fire resources, fire incidents, and resource management.


North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, NV 

& North Tahoe Fire Protection District, CA

Nationally recognized community fuels management programs. Request a defensible space evaluation or curbside chipping.


Truckee Fire Department

Defensible space evaluations, a free chipping program and fire protection.


Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District & Sierra Fire Protection District

These fire districts serve the unincorporated areas around Reno and Sparks, NV,

offering a chipping program, fire protection and emergency services.


California Fire Safe Council

Since 1993, provides events, webinars, links, blogs, e-newsletter; support to a State-wide list of Chapters; offers Grants when available.

Defensible Space... throughout the west it’s the law...

and it’s the right thing to do!