Mission Statement

"The mission of EI Dorado County Fire Safe Council is to protect the people of EI Dorado County and their property from the effects of catastrophic wildfire through education, cooperation, innovation and action."

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Consider donating to the El Dorado Fire Safe Council and help support programs that work to ensure the safety of El Dorado County’s citizens and natural resources!
El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Chipping Program
Help Us Protect El Dorado

County’s Natural Beauty!

Consider donating to the El Dorado Fire Safe Council and help support programs that work to ensure the safety of El Dorado County’s citizens and natural resources!
Sand Fire 2014

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Welcome to EDCFSC

We are a California non-profit, Public Benefit Corporation recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. As stated in our Bylaws, our mission is “to protect the people of El Dorado County and their property from the effects of catastrophic wildfire through education, cooperation, innovation, and action.” The council was organized in September 2001 and currently has over 150 individuals from the public and private sectors on our Council Communication Network who are committed to making El Dorado County more fire safe. Education and community outreach is a top priority: making the residents of the County aware of the risks of living within a Wildland Urban Interface and what they can do to protect their home and property from wildfire.

Latest Council News

EDC Board of Supervisors recognizes Mark Almer

Mark Almer, “retiring”  Chair of the Grizzly Flats Fire Safe Council was recognized by the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors at a ceremony on July 18, 2017 in the Board Chambers.  He was recognized for over ten years of service to the Grizzly Flats Community and the Fire Safe Council.  Supervisor Shiva Frentzen presented


Events Calendar

16 August 2017
Meeting will be held at Forester Restaurant and wi
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The new WESTERN EL DORADO COUNTY COMMUNITY WILDFIRE PROTECTION PLAN is now available.  It can be found under the CWPP/Maps tab or click here to go directly to it.
The Chipping Program is now accepting applications. Click here to go directly to the Program page.

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