Fire Safe Sierra County
Sierra County Fire Safe and Watershed Council ("Fire Safe Sierra County") is a non-profit organization serving the residents of Sierra County, California. Our primary purpose is to seek funding and organize projects with the following goals:
To help protect our residents, community, and natural resources from a wildfire.
To foster and assist Sierra County Firewise communities in their mission, reducing wildfire risk to homes and properties.
To empower landowners and residents to care for their homes and properties through hazard fuel removal assistance and community education programs.
To partner with other agencies, including the U.S. Forest Service, the Sierra Valley Resource Conservation District, the California Fire Safe Council, the NFPA® Firewise USA® program, CAL FIRE, and other groups and organizations who function to preserve and protect our people, communities, and natural resources.
Photo: Church Meadows by Mary Davey