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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Help Us Protect El Dorado

County’s Natural Beauty!

Consider donating to the El Dorado County 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. Through community outreach and public education, we endeavor to make residents of the County aware of the risks of living within a Wildland Urban Interface and what they an do to protect their home and property from wildfire.  Join the effort and see how you can make a difference in your community.

Latest Council News

CAL FIRE Reminds Californians to Prepare Their Homes Now for Wildfire

Officials Urge Defensible Space and Home Hardening Sacramento – As California’s weather has already increased fire danger across the State, CAL FIRE is urging Californians to ensure they prepare their


Events Calendar

12 July 2022
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Message From EDCFSC Chair

I am pleased to announce that the Western El Dorado County Community Wildfire Protection Plan was formally accepted on consent calendar by the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors at their meeting on May 24th. This represents a significant accomplishment and will serve as a valuable document in enhancing the coordination and collaboration between agencies and organizations across El Dorado County as part of the EDC Wildfire Resilience & Vegetation Management Working Group.

Visit the updated CWPP under the CWPP Tab in the top banner of this page.

Ken Pimlott, Chair
El Dorado County Fire Safe Council

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