The wildfire season has started in Texas as two large fires rage in Jeff Davis County. The Texas Forest Service, working with Texas A&M University, has developed a website that can provide some information about your area’s risk of wildfire and also tells you what you can do to diminish your risk.
Click here to get to the Texas Wildfire Risk Assessment site.
While the drought has diminished somewhat in parts of the state, we are not out of the woods yet. Given the devastation of last year’s wildfires here in Texas, knowing more about your risk can help you plan for this possibility.