Register Today for our Ranchers' Fire Safe Council Informational Meeting

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 – 6 p.m. (via Zoom)

The University of Cooperative Extension (UCCE) is organizing an informational meeting on forming a Rancher's Fire Safe Council in the Sierra Foothills and beyond on Wednesday, October 28, from 6-7:30 p.m. The meeting will include short presentations regarding the California Cattlemen's Association Wildfire Committee, community-based Fire Safe Councils, and Rangeland Fire Protection Associations. We'll be discussing ranching community priorities regarding fire prevention, fire response (including livestock evacuation), and coordination with emergency response agencies at the local, state and federal levels. Please note: this meeting is focused on the needs and issues of commercial-scale ranching operations.

To register (and receive a Zoom link for the meeting), go to:

For more information, please contact Dan Macon, UCCE Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor (Placer-Nevada-Sutter-Yuba) at or (530) 889-7385.

By Dan Macon
Author - County Director, Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor