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Bureau of Land Management Camp Fire Salvage Sale

By ButteFire | April 10, 2020 | Comments Off on Bureau of Land Management Camp Fire Salvage Sale

News Release Northern California District   For Immediate Release: April 9, 2020                                                                       CA-N-20-15 Contact: Jeff Fontana, 530-252-5332; jfontana@blm.gov   BLM offering salvage timber sale in Butte County REDDING, Calif. ­– The Bureau of Land Management is offering for sale approximately 1,859.4 MBF (thousand board feet) of merchantable saw timber in the Camp Fire […]

Wildfire Ready Raccoon Rap!

By ButteFire | March 28, 2020 | Comments Off on Wildfire Ready Raccoon Rap!

Ready Raccoons theme song is here! Ready Raccoon will be out dancing and grooving to the song below at community gatherings and events. He’s designed this song to not only inspire people to dance, but remember that it’s always good to be prepared in case of a wildfire! This song was conceived by Phil John […]

Wildfire in the West

By ButteFire | March 28, 2020 | Comments Off on Wildfire in the West

National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy. Click on the link to understand how we can “utilize prescribed fire and managed wildfire for landscape and ecosystem benefit in the right place, at the right time, under the right conditions.”

Smoke Into Biochar

By ButteFire | March 16, 2020 | Comments Off on Smoke Into Biochar

Download the link below to learn more about biochar and how it can benefit you when you burn on your land!

California Native Plant Society Releases Statewide Wildfire Recovery Guide

By ButteFire | March 16, 2020 | Comments Off on California Native Plant Society Releases Statewide Wildfire Recovery Guide

California Native Plant Society Releases Statewide Wildfire Recovery Guide

Wildfire Safe Neighborhoods

By ButteFire | December 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Wildfire Safe Neighborhoods

Path to a Safer Forest

By ButteFire | December 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Path to a Safer Forest

Learn from Phil John — A Very Special Friend of Ready Raccoon

By ButteFire | November 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Learn from Phil John — A Very Special Friend of Ready Raccoon

One-Way Evacuation for Paradise Area

By John Torres | November 1, 2019 | Comments Off on One-Way Evacuation for Paradise Area

How it works. When it works. What to know. Evacuation Goal: To minimize the loss of life by evacuating those individuals who are within the immediate hazard area as quickly as possible. Evacuations are based on pre-determined evacuation zones.   KNOW YOUR ZONE! If you are not within the immediate hazard area and not directed […]

Create Defensible Space

By John Torres | October 21, 2019 | Comments Off on Create Defensible Space
Defendable Space

What is Defensible Space? The area of at least 100 feet around our house and other structures in which you’ve modified the landscape to improve the odds for firefighters defending your home. Please note: 100 feet of defensible space is required by California law [PRC4291]. Your “defensible space” is the area that is a minimum […]