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The Mendocino County Resource Conservation District is hiring a part-time Program Coordinator for the Mendocino County Fire Safe Council. The job announcement can be viewed here.
To apply, go to INDEED.COM and search for “Fire Safe Council” in “Ukiah, CA”. In the interest of fairness, no individual questions will be answered. For any question you may have, please refer to the Job Announcement.
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. MCFSC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dependent on donations from private citizens and groups dedicated to creating fire adapted, resilient communities.
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
“Be Fire Safe: Emergency Preparedness”, Advice on emergency preparedness and evacuation procedures, including footage from the 2017 Sonoma fires
“Catching Fire”, a documentary on prescribed fire
- Carr Fire (Shasta County,Trinity County) Started 7/23/2018, updated 8/14/2018 August 14, 2018Smoke over the fire area has moderated fire activity throughout the evening. Fire spread is primarily fuels and topography driven with potential for rollout and spot fires. Dense timber, dry vegetation, and terrain driven winds have challenged firefighting efforts. Firefighters continued to expand containment lines throughout the evening and in less active areas of the […]
- Ranch Fire (Mendocino Complex) (Colusa County,Lake County,Mendocino County) Started 7/27/2018, updated 8/14/2018 August 14, 2018Today fire crews on the Ranch Fire will continue to engage an active fire front. Fire crews will continue operations on both the east and west flanks of the fire, working to protect the communities of Lake Pillsbury and Stonyford. Fire crews are working in difficult conditions and terrain to bring the fire around threatened […]