Living With Fire In Plumas County - 2013
Living with Fire. . ., helping Plumas and Sierra County residents live more safely with the threat of wildfire. Fact: Despite our best prevention efforts, much of Plumas and Sierra counties will continue to experience wildfire. Fact: The number of homes located in eastern California’s high wildfire hazard areas is increasing at an unprecedented rate. Fact: Many of these homes, neighborhoods, and communities are not prepared to survive a wildfire. Living in a High Wildfire Hazard Area: The potential for loss of human life and property due to wildfire in Plumas and Sierra counties is growing. In response, local, state, federal, private, and nonprofit organizations have banded together to create Living With Fire, a wildfire threat reduction program for homeowners. The Living With Fire program is not about fire prevention. Its purpose is to teach people how to live more safely with the threat of wildfire.