logo: Santa Clara County FireSafe Council
logo: Santa Clara County FireSafe Council
Mobilizing the people of Santa Clara County to protect their homes, communities and environment from wildfires

Mobilizing the people of Santa Clara County to protect their homes, communities and environment from wildfires

Newsletters - The SCFSC Fireplug

January 2008

  • Fire Safe Landscaping with California Native Plants
    By Shannon Dinis, ISA Certified Arborist
  • State Farm Gives $250,000 in Support of Wildfire Prevention
  • Smokey Bear Fun Facts for Fire Safe Kids
  • How to Volunteer for SCFSC in Your Community
  • 2007 Wildfire Stats, New SCFSC Officers and Directors, Recent Contributors to SCFSC

October 2007

  • Experience on His Side
    Welcome Fire Captain Barry Stallard
  • Sudden Oak Death Syndrome
    What You Should Know by Shannon Dinis, ISA Certified Arborist
  • Welcome Kim Gardner
    SCFSC Lexington Hills Area Coordinator
  • Upcoming Events
  • Lexington Hills Fire Facts and Wildfire Safety Tips

September 2007

  • SCFSC at Community Events
    Celebrate Milpitas!, YSI Wildlife Festival, other events
  • SCFSC Defensible Space Chipping Programs Update
    Need more Defensible Space around your home?
  • New SCFSC Council Coordinator
    Jenn Riese brings youth, talent, spot-on experience
  • Welcome Shannon Dinis – New SCFSC Area Coordinator
    Certified Arborist will help us in South County area
  • SCFSC Needs Your Support
    Please help us bring more federal grants to Santa Clara County
  • Write for the Santa Clara County FireSafe Council Newsletter
    Share your ideas and experiences with our readers

April 2007

  • Wildfire Awareness Week 2007
    Why 100 feet? ... “Because Defensible Space is YOUR responsibility"
  • SCFSC Defensible Space Chipping Programs
    Need more Defensible Space around your home?
  • The 2006 East Foothills Suncrest Avenue Fire
    Living on the edge – And why we became active in SCFSC
    By Mary Lou Breithaupt, Berryessa Resident and SCFSC Member
  • SCFSC Needs Your Support
    Please help us bring more federal grants to Santa Clara County
  • Write for the Santa Clara County FireSafe Council Newsletter
    Share your ideas and experiences with our readers
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Santa Clara County FireSafe Council

14380 Saratoga Avenue
Saratoga, CA 95070-5953
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