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
- Sand Fire (Amador County) Started 7/25/2014, updated 7/31/2014 July 31, 2014Patrol and mop-up of the fire will continue for several days. Rugged terrain and hot, dry weather conditions in addition to hazards associated with mines within the fire area continue to be a challenge for firefighters. Excess resources are continuing to be released and/or reassigned to other incidents. Transition from CAL FIRE Incident Management Team 2 bac
- 3-7 Day Fire (Modoc County) Started 7/30/2014, updated 7/30/2014 July 31, 2014
- Web Fire (Butte County) Started 7/28/2014, updated 7/30/2014 July 31, 2014Fire Personnel and crews are working in steep and rugged terrain to build control lines. The heat and extreme dry conditions continue to be a challenge to the fire fight. Aircraft will be utilized as conditions permit.
- French Fire (Madera County) Started 7/28/2014, updated 7/28/2014 July 28, 2014