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
- Mendocino Lightning Fires (Mendocino County) Started 7/30/2015, updated 7/31/2015 July 31, 2015
- Lowell Fire (Nevada & Placer Counties) Started 7/25/2015, updated 7/31/2015 July 31, 2015Monsoonal moisture has started to move into the area of the fire and as a result, temperatures will slightly decrease with a slight increase in humidity this weekend. Access to the fire is very challenging, but firefighters continue to engage in mop up operations with minimal fire activity. Smoke may continue to impact the fire […]