Cal OES Coordinates Watershed Protection Measures in Burn Scarred Areas of California

Large swaths of Butte County burned in this year’s North Complex fire. The town of Berry Creek suffered a lot

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ALERTWildfire Camera Network Keeps Watch On California Wildfires

ALERTWildfire is a consortium of three universities — University of California San Diego, The University of Nevada, Reno and the

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The History of FIRESCOPE in California

Following deadly wildfires in Southern California in 1970, the state of California along with Cal OES and various local fire

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Yosemite Valley Reopens To Visitors As Firefighters Continue To Gain on Ferguson Fire

Firefighters continue to make significant progress along the perimeter of the Ferguson Fire in Mariposa County, allowing Yosemite National Park

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Mendocino Complex Fire Now Largest Fire In California History

Nearly 14,000 firefighters are on the front lines of 17 large wildfires across California. To date, these fires have burned over 619,000 acres and damaged or destroyed over 2,000 structures. Nearly 36,000 residents remain under evacuation. The Mendocino Complex is now the largest fire in state history, and the Carr Fire is now the 12th largest.

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Inside Look: What Happens When First Responders Need Your Help?

Go behind the scenes and see how everyday citizens are training to be prepared when disasters strike. Learn what it takes to become a member of CERT – Community Emergency Response Teams.

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