Build a fire break by removing flammable materials within a 10-m radius.

Leave 5 m between your trees and prune off branches from the ground up to 2 m.

Choose non-flammable materials such as sheet metal or bricks for your walls.

Equip your chimney or wood stove with a fire screen to protect against sparks.

Choose a roof made of metal or fibreglass.

Preventive measures

When the situation requires it, the SOPFEU issues certain preventive measures intended to reduce the occurence of wildfires. This section is designed to inform the public on the measures in effect, and thanks to the interactive map, user can view affected areas.

The Preventive measures section may display French as well as English contents.

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