Primary Forest Types

Lodgepole Pine, Mixed Conifer, Ponderosa Pine, Pinyon/Juniper, Aspen, Wetland Cottonwood, Spruce/Fir and Urban Forestry.

Services Provided

· Tree/Forest Health Restoration

· Professional Wildfire Mitigation Crew and Large-Capacity Chipping

· Native Flowers / Grasses / Tree Planting

· Beetle Spraying and Beetle Control

· Hazard Tree Assessment and Removal

· Professional Tree Climbing for Pruning and Removals

· Forest Clean-up

· Arbor care Consulting

· Forestry Consulting

About Us

Fire Ready of Salida was started by Angie Jenson, an ISA Certified Arborist and Professional Forester. Angie is a five-year veteran of wildland firefighting. She holds a four-year degree in Environmental Studies from Utah State University, and her on-the-ground experience includes working multiple seasons on “Hot Shot” crews, engine crews, Helitac and hand crews. She has fought fire in over 15 states, and spent a season in Australia as a helicopter hover-exit crew member. In addition Angie has also worked many forestry jobs with the Forest Service. She is now an ISA Certified Arborist, professional tree climber, and consultant. Fire Ready of Salida has a professional forestry crew and a professional arbor care crew to meet all of our client’s needs.

What Clients Say About the Salida Office

"You have a wonderful company. Thanks for the frequent communication. It was a pleasure doing business with you."

  Cathy S., Colorado


**Fire Ready is happy to provide past references and a resume upon request.



News Articles / Press Releases

"Does Your Subdivision Have a Wildfire Protection Plan?"

"US Forest Service Westside Project Working For Us Locally"

"Working to Be Fire Ready," Chaffee County Times, Summer 2004

"Experience Makes Jenson 'Fire Ready', " The Mountain Mail, July 23, 2004

"Fire Ready Serves Salida"

"Fire Ready Branch in Salida Welcomed"



Angie Jenson




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