Clam Lake Area Community Wildfire Protection Plan

This page is dedicated to the development of a Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) for the towns of Spider Lake in Sawyer County, Cable, Namakagon, and Grand View in Bayfield County and the towns of Gordon and Shanagolden in Ashland County.

Pre-Planning Meeting Materials (01-12-12)

PowerPoint Presentation (PDF)

CWPP Handbook (PDF)

Participation Resolution (DOC)

Example CWPPs

Barnes-Drummond CWPP (Northwest Regional Planning Commission) (PDF)

Riverview CWPP (Bay Lake RPC) (PDF)

State Line CWPP (Contractor) (PDF)


1 - Base Map (PDF)

2 - Wildland Urban Interface (PDF)

3 - Fire Occurrence (PDF)

4 - Land Cover (PDF)

5 - Vegetative Fuels (PDF)

6 - Structure Density (PDF)

7 - Risk Assessment (PDF)

8 - Desired Hazardous Fuels Reduction Projects (PDF)

Planning Meetings

Meeting 1

Thursday, March 8th at 6:00 PM at the Namakagon Town Hall.

Agenda (PDF)

Local Fire Department Resource Inventory (PDF)

Wildfire Issues and Concerns (PDF)

Wildland-Urban Interface Buffer Map (PDF)

Meeting 2

Thursday, April 12 at 6:00 PM at the Spider Lake Town Hall

Agenda (PDF)

Meeting 3

Thursday, May 17th at 6:00 PM at the Cable Community Center

Agenda (PDF)

Planning Unit Inventory Form (DOC)

Risk Assessment Form (XLS)

Meeting 4

Monday, July 16th at 6:00 PM at the Clam Lake Community Center

Agenda (PDF)

Firewise presentation (PPT)

Firewise presentation (PDF)

Meeting 5

Thursday, August 16th at 6:00 PM at the Namakagon Town Hall

Agenda (PDF)

Meeting 6

Monday, November 26th at 6:00 PM at the Spider Lake Town Hall

Agenda (PDF)

Distance to Fire Department Map (PDF)

Clam Lake Area CWPP Final Plan (PDF) (19 Megabyte File Download)