Firewise Resource Center

Critical Emergency Information

Preparing for Wildfire

It’s all about becoming less vulnerable to flying embers!

Steps You Can Take

Here are the steps you can take to significantly Reduce the Risk of losing your home to wildfire. The key is reducing your structure’s vulnerability to flying embers which are about the size of a grain of rice.

Firewise Landscape Policy

Here is a link to the current Oakmont Firewise Landscape Policy, its one page checklist, as well as the
Do Not Plant List, the Do Not Plant List Photo Guide and the Recommendations on the Use of Wood Mulches.

Firewise Assessments

Schedule an appointment with a volunteer assessor from the Oakmont Firewise Resource Committee by filling out the form below:

Alternatively you may send an email with your name, address, and phone number to or call the OVA Office at 707-539-0701.

Vendor Resources

Here is a link to professionals that can help you create a beautiful home that is resistant to wildfire.

Resource Library ➡️

We have created a Firewise Resource Library to contain many other resources, articles and presentations for you to learn more about how to protect your home from wildfire.