With wildfire season just around the corner, does it make sense to have fuel on your property?

There are so many contradictions and blindspots associated with burning wood for residential home heating.

People stack large amounts of presumably dry and seasoned wood on their property, and often right beside their homes. If a wildfire started in a place like Gabriola Island, this could be the perfect storm for disaster.

Here's an interesting example of a firewood seller who delivers to the island. He'll remove brush and debris while dropping off more fuel (wood).



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