"The mission of the El Dorado County Fire Safe Council is to protect the people of El Dorado County and their property from the effects of catastrophic wildfire through education, cooperation, innovation, and action."
August 24, 2005
1:00 p.m. - 3::00 p.m.

  1. Introduction: Self introductions by attendees, distribute Sign-in sheet
  2. Approval of Agenda
  3. Approval of Minutes of the June 22, 2005 minutes
  4. Treasurer's report/internet report
  5. Board of Directors meeting report
  6. Executive Coordinator report
  7. Diane Deally-Neill will give a short presentation on the upcoming annual California Forestry Challenge.
  8. Scott Stephens, UC Berkley, will present information from an experiment from mixed conifer forests in the north-central Sierra Nevada that investigated fuel treatments as a means to limit the size and intensity of wildfires. He will present information from one of the last relatively intact Jeffrey pine-mixed conifer forests from Northern Baja California Mexico to assist in developing desired future conditions in US forests.
  9. CDF, USFS and other agency reports
  10. Standing Committee and project reports
      - Sly Park Corridor Community Action Plan
      - Update on Design and Improvements Manual, Volume 3
      - Grizzly Flats CWPP

  11. Open Council Forum/Roundtable discussion
  12. Adjourn/next meeting will be September 28, 2005 at the Gold Hill Fire Station at 1 pm.