Prepare for fire season this year with the combined 2021-2022 Wildfire Season Guide. This guide is a collaboration of many local agencies and organizations, including Nevada County's Fire Districts, Fire Safe Council of Nevada County, the Tahoe National Forest, Nevada Irrigation District, Nevada County's Office of Emergency Services, Nevada County Sheriff's Office, and more!
Human Activity - Be Cautious
Human activity causes 95% of wildfires and the best way to actively prevent wildfires this season is by creating a defensible space around structures and outbuildings. Even with defensible space as a preventative measure, precaution is still necessary. It only takes one spark to start a wildfire.