News & Events

What's New? 

Visit this page often for the latest news and events. An attempt is made to keep up with wildfire news and let you know about upcoming events. Please let the FSC Coordinator know if you have an event or a newsworthy item to share and it can be posted here.

Community Wildfire Protection Plan Update - Public Review

The Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) update public review draft is available for comment through Friday, October 12, 2018. 

2017 Living with Wildfire Magazine

Under the guidance of the Humboldt County Fire Safe Council, the County of Humboldt, CAL FIRE and Six Rivers National Forest  pooled their resources to produce the latest Living with Wildfire in Northwestern California. Please take a look and see what you can learn about being prepared for wildfire. 

​Humboldt County Fire Safe Council Activities

View the latest Humboldt County FSC meeting Agenda and Minutes.  Check out the annual meeting schedule and make a plan to join the conversation. 
  1. The More You Know: Humboldt County has a Community Wildfire Protection Plan

    Humboldt County Public Works - Environmental Services is looking to the residents of Humboldt County to review the 3rd edition of the Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP). Read on...
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News Archive

The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors renews the FSC for another 2 years - 
At their September 2, 2014 meeting, the Board approved a resolution that extends the Humboldt County Fire Safe Council, a Board appointed committee, for another 2 years. The FSC will sunset on September 2, 2016. READ MORE ABOUT IT IN THE AGENDA ITEM STAFF REPORT...

Keep up with Wildfire activity on InciWeb - InciWeb is a valuable tool for tracking the progress of wildfires. The site is kept up-to-date with incident reports, maps and photographs. VISIT InciWeb...

USAA recognizes value of Firewise program to help protect California neighborhoods - May 13, 2014 -- The California Department of Insurance announced today that USAA policyholders living in recognized Firewise Communities/USA® sites in California will receive discounts on their homeowners insurance premiums. READ MORE ABOUT FIREWISE...