Cal fire map current fires. This google translation feature is provided for informational purposes only. The thomas fire was a massive wildfire that affected ventura and santa barbara counties and one of multiple wildfires that ignited in southern california in december 2017. Cal fire provides employees with a variety of career choices and opportunities. The california department of forestry and fire protecton is unable to guarantee the accuracy of this translation and is therefore not liable for any inaccurate information resulting from the translation application tool.
The county fire department responds to emergencies and other requests for assistance plans for and takes action to prevent emergencies and to reduce their impact coordinates regional emergency response efforts and educates the communities we serve. Calfire fire map latest location of fires raging across california the california wildfires continues to devastate the us state with ten dead and 749770 acres burned so far. Local assistance centers lacs are a one stop shop with critical government services for residents who have been impacted by the fires. A career in fire protection offers the opportunity to perform challenging and exciting work while serving and safeguarding the people and protecting the property and resources of california.
Counties include proposed fire hazard severity zone maps for state responsibility area lands and separate draft very high fire hazard severity zone maps for local responsibility area lands. Where alternative means of vegetation disposal are not feasible cal fire encourages the safe and prudent use of burning during certain times of the year.