El Dorado County Fire Safe Council

The mission of EI Dorado County Fire Safe Council is to protect the people of EI Dorado County and their property from the effects of catastrophic wildfire through education, cooperation, innovation and action.

El Dorado National Forest Prescribed Burning May & June 2024

Taking advantage of favorable weather conditions, the Eldorado National Forest has planned understory prescribed firing operations on two locations: north of Hwy 50 on the Pacific Ranger District: Icehouse Road near Cleveland Corral (unit 7 & 8), and White Meadows Road near the 11N65D Road (unit 9). This project will occur in two phases; firing operations will occur both during the week of May 13th and June 3rd, and crews are looking to burn approximately 150 acres between both areas.  Please click here to get more details and view maps.