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CAL FIRE 9h
Replying to @Jackson_Facts_
Many factors contribute to a community’s safety, the intensity of fires, & the dangerous ember cast that destroys homes. Fires in CA have been burning hotter & more intense which is why it’s more important than ever to take steps to keep your home & family safe.
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CAL FIRE 12h
birthday is a great reminder of the importance of being a good neighbor. When the neighborhood is committed to maintaining defensible space, it not only helps make their own property fire safe but also the whole community! Learn more:
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CAL FIRE Mar 19
Did you know there are fire resistant plants that help to make your home more fire-safe? When strategically planted, a fire-resistant landscape can help slow the spread of fire to your home! Learn more:
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CAL FIRE Mar 18
Please join us in celebrating the life of Steven Fernando Casados.
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CAL FIRE Mar 17
Happy ! We want to remind you that it is more than just good luck that helps to keep your home and family fire safe. Planning and preparation are key this time of year in being a step ahead when dry weather hits!
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CAL FIRE Mar 16
: Take advantage of the nice weather to trim the grass and weeds around your home. Remember, lawn mowers are designed to cut green lawns. Only weed trimmers with nylon strings should be used on weeds & dry grass. Learn more:
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CAL FIRE Mar 14
This , we looked at all the amazing benefits that trees offer urban communities. Today, we want to appreciate the thought and care that goes into keeping urban forests healthy. Watch the video to learn more!
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CAL FIRE Mar 13
Replying to @my5fireflies
Great question. “Hardening” means reinforcing the areas of your home most vulnerable to embers, such as replacing wood or shingle roofing materials and covering vent openings with metal mesh. You can find more details on our website here:
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CAL FIRE Mar 12
is here! This week we want to remind you that it is never too early to create your defensible space or harden your home. Fire resistant building materials can help defend your home from far reaching, destructive embers.
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CAL FIRE Mar 12
Watch the video below for a great career opportunity with CAL FIRE!
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CAL FIRE Mar 11
During , we want to take the time to celebrate the incredible benefits trees offer neighborhoods in urban areas. Watch the video to learn how urban forests are integral to building healthy communities!
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CAL FIRE Mar 10
Smoke alarms save lives! When you change your clocks for take the time to check your smoke alarms. It can make all the difference during a fire emergency.
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CAL FIRE Mar 9
Critical fire weather is just around the corner, so this month is a great opportunity to get a head start on your ! Make trimming trees your to help slow the spread of fire around your property. Learn more:
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CAL FIRE Mar 8
With the large amount of rain that California has seen the past few weeks, there has been a significant increase in water rescues due to cars driving on flooded roads. Exercise caution when driving during or after storms and heed all road closures.
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CAL FIRE Mar 7
Today marks the start of ! Join us in celebrating all the incredible benefits that trees offer our communities, such as cleaning our air and improving water quality.
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CAL FIRE Mar 5
Take Charge of your Defensible Space! The spacing and height of your trees and shrubs plays an integral role in whether or not your home survives a wildfire. Learn more:
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CAL FIRE Mar 2
Happy ! Dr Seuss used his imagination to impart valuable lessons across many generations and we hope to do the same with our story inspired by his legendary work. Read our story to find out all about the Readyees of Readyeesville!
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CAL FIRE Mar 1
This tool for vegetation management is unique but very useful! The heavy ball on the end holds down the chain so that the dozer can drag it across the tall brush, cutting it down and making the terrain easier to manage when prescribed burns happen.
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CAL FIRE Feb 27
A Very Pistol, sometimes referred to as a Berry Pistol, allows firefighters to reach areas that are sometimes inaccessible or dangerous so that a prescribed burn can still take place in areas where vegetation management is essential.
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CAL FIRE Feb 27
With heavy rains across we can not stress the importance enough of being cautious and aware of your surroundings, especially while driving!
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