Fire is always a risk in California. MyMotherLode.com was the source for local information during the 2013 Rim Fire and the 2015 Butte Fire, also in Mariposa the 2017 Detwiler Fire and one year later the Ferguson Fire, Donnell Fire, and Boot Fire.
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To Report a Fire, call 911 they will determine quickly what department to notify and help dispatch aid to the location efficiently.
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myMotherLode Fire Directory
Communities in the Mother Lode are especially vulnerable to wildfire, it’s important to be prepared. The links below will give you some tools and practical information about reducing the risk of wildfire for your home and family. By respecting the defensible space rules, planning evacuation routines in advance and you can do a lot to protect your property and loved ones from wildfire.
- CALFIRE Statewide Incident Maps
- CALFIRE Google Maps
- Inci Web
- USDA Forest Service Active FireMaps
- GeoMAC from USGS
- NIFC National Ineragency Fire Center
- CALFire Aviation Guide
- FHSZ (Fire Hazard Severity Zone) Tuolumne
- FRAP (Fire and Resource Assessment Program with State (SRA) vs Federal Responsibility Area (FRA)) Tuolumne
- FHSZ Calaveras
- FRAP map Calaveras
- FHSZ Mariposa
- FRAP map Mariposa