Welcome to the Mendocino County Fire Safe Council. Our mission is to help the citizens of Mendocino County survive and thrive in a fire-prone environment.
Look through our resources—you’ll find lots of information about preparing defensible space around your home, hardening your home to resist fire, and to help you and your neighbors develop a neighborhood Fire Safe Council.
Since 2004, your Fire Safe Council has been working helping people, property, and resources survive and thrive in a fire-prone wild land environment.
The Mendocino County Fire Safe Council encourages all interested persons to become Members (dues are $30/year or $50 for two years) and to participate in its work! Join HERE
“Catching Fire”, a documentary on prescribed fire
- Black Fire (Mendocino County) Started 9/13/2014, updated 9/17/2014 September 17, 2014The fire is 100% contained. Firefighters continue patrol operations. Continuing demobilization of resources.
- Boles Fire (Siskiyou County) Started 9/15/2014, updated 9/17/2014 September 17, 2014Firefighters are improving containment lines and continuing mop up and overhaul work within the fire perimeter. Damage Assessment Teams have begun surveying the impacted areas of the fire. Excess resources are being released and made available for other incidents as necessary. Utility crews have begun assessing and repairing damaged equipment and infrastruct