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
- Cuesta Fire (San Luis Obispo County) Started 8/16/2015, updated 8/27/2015 August 28, 2015Firefighters continue to hold the fire within established containment lines. The arduous work of mopping up and extinguishing hot spots continue though out the fire area. Hot Spots are being identified with inferred imaging and GPS mapping for crews to seek them out. Smoke may be present over the next few days as fire weakened […]
- Democrat Fire (Trinity County) Started 8/25/2015, updated 8/27/2015 August 28, 2015The fire remains within the containment lines as firefighters continue to strengthen the perimeter. Resource demobilization and fire suppression repair has begun. All evacuations and road closures have been lifted.