The Department of Forestry and Fire Protection serves and safeguards the people and protects the property and resources of California.


 

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How to Make Your Home Fire Safe

CAL FIRE wants you to take steps to make your home fire safe. Learn what you can do to prepare your home for safety using the link below!

Make Your Home Fire Safe


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Ready for Wildfire

Being Ready for wildfire starts with maintaining an adequate defensible space and by hardening your home by using fire resistant building materials.  Find the right actions to prepare your family and home for the next California wildfire with the Prepare for Wildfire App. Create your wildfire action plan today.

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California is issuing daily updates on COVID-19. See the most recent updates on the CDPH News Release page.

 

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It is more important than ever that our state government hear from Californians. This survey is an effort to give Californians the opportunity to share their experiences related to COVID-19 and its impact.

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Community Wildfire Prevention & Mitigation Report

In a 45-Day Report to Governor Gavin Newsom in response to Executive Order N-05-19, CAL FIRE systematically identified high priority fuels reduction projects and other measures to immediately begin to protect over 200 of California's most wildfire-vulnerable communities and put the state on a path toward long-term wildfire prevention and forest health.

45-Day Report & 35 Priority Projects

Governor Gavin Newsom Signs Executive Order

Governor Gavin Newsom Issues an Emergency Proclamation Protecting Vulnerable Communities From Catastrophic Wildfire

Governor Gavin Newsom issued an Emergency Proclamation directing CAL FIRE to immediately implement projects that were systematically identified as high priority fuels reduction projects and other measures to protect over 200 of California's most wildfire-vulnerable communities and put the state on a path toward long-term wildfire prevention and forest health... 

Fact Sheet on Emergency Proclamation (PDF)

Buy It Where You Burn It

Buy It Where You Burn It

CAL FIRE Grant Opportunities

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