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The Trinity County Fire Safe Council (FSC) seeks to improve cooperation and coordination in all aspects of wildfire management in Trinity County. The Trinity County Fire Safe Council Memorandum of Understanding was signed by all member organizations in 1999 and re-affirmed by signing Amendment 1 in 2003. Members include representatives from local, state and federal land management agencies, non-governmental organizations including the local Volunteer Fire Departments (VFDs) and citizens.

PRESS RELEASES / NEWS:

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Trinity County Fire Safe Council Meeting
Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 2:00 PM
TCRCD Conference Room
Agenda

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Wildfire is Coming. Are you Ready?

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Community Experiences of Large Wildfires in Trinity County


The Lost Summer: Community Experiences of Large Wildfires in Trinity County, California discusses community perspectives on the 2008 fires, including negative effects in the forest, tourism, recreation, and the wine sectors and the local economic benefit from fire suppression contracting. Download / view the paper HERE (pdf).

Fire Suppression Costs and Impacts of the 2008 Wildfires in Trinity County, California analyzes the economic impacts of the wildfires using labor market and fire suppression spending data. We found that 40% of total suppression spending on the 2008 wildfires was contracted to businesses in or adjacent to Trinity County; and that employment in several of Trinity County's economic sectors dropped in 2008 during and after the fires. Download / view the paper HERE (pdf).

This research is part of a broader study on the economic impacts of large wildfires across the US. To learn more about this study, please visit http://ewp.uoregon.edu/largefires/context .

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2015 Trinity County CWPP Update

Download the Final SIGNED Trinity County Community Wildfire Protection Plan Update 2015 ( right click, save as ) (26 mb PDF)


Trinity County CWPP Update

Download the Final Signed Trinity County Community Wildfire Protection Plan Update 2010 HERE ( right click, save as ) (33 mb PDF)

Trinity County Community Wildfire Protection Plan Update 2010 - Identified Projects and Infrastructure GIS Shapefiles ( right click, save as ) (1.6Mb Zip)

Trinity County Community Wildfire Protection Plan Update 2010 - Officially Adopted Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) GIS Shapefile ( right click, save as ) (680 kb Zip)



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