Great Opportunity – Become a Wildland Fire Mitigation Advisor

Do you want to learn how to protect your home and reduce property damage from wildland fires? Maybe you are looking for a way to help out your fellow Yuba County foothill neighbors? There is a way to do both! Become a trained Wildland Fire Mitigation Advisor! Our volunteer advisors receive valuable training and information on the latest research in hardening structures and defensible space mitigation. You will receive field training from a qualified Advisor and be able to use this information to improve the chances of your community surviving the next wildfire!

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Your training will allow you to help your neighbors, friends and other residents in Yuba County gain knowledge on ways to reduce the damage to their residence and property. The Yuba Watershed Protection and Fire Safe Council and Yuba County Resource Conservation District are looking for volunteers to become Wildland Fire Mitigation Advisors.

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Property Reviews will be scheduled upon request by the home owner. A Wildfire Mitigation Review will be conducted by a trained advisor volunteer. The review will include access route clearance and signage, home hardening upgrades, and defensible space fuel reduction treatments.

If you are interested in joining our team as a volunteer advisor please contact:

Gary B. Fildes : gfildes@yahoo.com