Red Cross Urges Montanans to Take Steps Now to Stay Safe This Wildfire Season
June 16, 2021
With the National Interagency Fire Center forecasting an above-average wildfire season across Montana this summer, the American Red Cross is urging families to take simple steps now that will help keep them safe later.
"It's more critical than ever to get ready for wildfire season," said Diane Wright, Montana Red Cross executive director. "Wildfires are dangerous and can spread quickly, giving you only minutes to evacuate. Protect your loved ones and get ready now."
GETTING READY IS EASY
Here are four simple steps you can take to be prepared:
1. Create an evacuation plan. Plan what to do in...