Wildfire Awareness Week

May 5-11, 2019 is Wildfire Awareness Week Fire Defense is Self Defense! Get ready – We Are. Devastating wildfires threaten California every year, and to ensure Californians are ready, California’s Governor proclaims the first full week of May as “Wildfire Awareness Week”. During Wildfire Awareness Week, CAL FIRE is reminding Californians that when it comes to …

CAL FIRE Awards $43 million in Local Fire Prevention Grants

Projects protect communities, reduce fire threat and greenhouse gases Sacramento – As California continues to take measures to prevent damaging wildfires, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) announced that over $43 million would be awarded to fund 66 local fire prevention projects across the State. “As our crews are busy right now performing …