From: Executive Sent: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 4:19 PM Subject: Message from the Chief – May 2012
Monthly Message from Chief Pimlott May 2012
Although California experienced wet Spring conditions, delayed fire activity and overall fewer fires last year, 2012 is shaping up to be in very sharp contrast.
CAL FIRE has already responded to a dramatic increase in the number of wildfires during the exceptionally dry winter months this year. [Read more…]
Yosemite fire managers are planning the first prescribed fire for the 2012
season. Defensible space is the primary objective. This project aims to add a significant component of wildland urban interface protection to the community of Wawona.
From the California Fire Safe Council:
Save the Date! Grants Clearinghouse anticipated to open May 21, 2012
California Fire Safe Council (CFSC) is pleased to announce the 2013 Grants Clearinghouse Schedule:
The March 2012 meeting of the Eastern Madera County Emergency Preparedness Committee will be held on Thursday, March 8th – 7:30 AM at Sierra Ambulance, Winding Way in Oakhurst. The major focus of our discussion will be the Emergency Preparedness Expo planned for May 19th.