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.

Butte Fire Pine Acres Success Story

The Pine Acres Fuelbreak is a Community Wildfire Protection Plan wildland fire fuels reduction project within unincorporated Amador County that was conceived, constructed and has been maintained through the cooperative

Heather Campbell Receives 2017 Wildfire Mitigation Award

We are proud to announce that Heather Campbell, Chair of the Pollock Pines Fire Safe Council, was recently selected to receive this prestigious national award.  She is one of fourteen

CHIPPING PROGRAM SUSPENDED

Due to a lack of funds the chipping program has been suspended.  The program has been funded by a USFS Grant administered by the California State Fire Safe Council for

Draft Community Wildfire Protection Plan Now Available

The draft Community Wildfire Protection Plan for the Western Slope of El Dorado County is now available for public comment.  The complete file is large (over 93 megabytes) and  contains

EDCFSC Presentation to the EDC Board of Supervisors

The El Dorado County Fire Safe Council will present an update on Council activities to the Board of Supervisors on February 14, 2017 at about 10:00 A.M.  Click on the

El Dorado County and Associates Awarded One Million Dollars In CAL FIRE Grants for Tree Mortality and Wildfire Prevention

It was a tough decision for the CAL FIRE officials. They had to select from numerous grant applications from various organizations in the County. Eight projects were selected out of

CAL FIRE Guidelines for Safe Home Heating

CAL FIRE has provided guidelines for safe home heating this winter on it website.  Click on the headline to read more. 

CAL FIRE Encourages Safe Cooking this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is upon us and CAL FIRE is reminding Californians about the dangers that can happen this holiday season.  Click on the header to read more.

Fuel Reduction Contractors List

The Fuel Reduction Contractors List has been restored.  If you tried to register you business with this list in the last few weeks it may not have been saved.  Please

Burn Suspension Lifted

CAL FIRE Amador El Dorado Unit announced today that the residential burning suspension has been lifted effective 10/17/2016.  Read more.