Wildfire and Firewise News
November 11, 2016 | Mike Schira | Although spring is usually thought of as “wildfire season” throughout Michigan, it is in the fall when homeowners can be most effective in protecting their structures from potential wildfire losses.
September 9, 2016 | Mike Schira | The slow recovery from the 2012 Duck Lake Fire in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is an indication of how much impact wildfires can have. Although there is evidence of regrowth and renewal, the scars are still very real and will be for years to come.
November 23, 2015 | Mike Schira | Although the Great Lakes Region has had a couple of relatively quiet wildfire years, homeowners shouldn’t count on this trend continuing. Once normal warm, dry conditions return, they will pose a serious threat.