Willow Creek Fire Safe Council

The Mission of the Willow Creek Fire Safe Council is to reduce wildfire risk and increase surivability by implementing fuels reduction projects and encouraging residents of the Willow Creek area to make their himes, neighborhoods, and communities fire safe.


  • Increase Community awareness and understanding of both the benefits and threats of wildland fire.
  • Educate residents on ways to protect their lives and property from loss to catastophic wildland fire.
  • Generate individual and community action to reduce wildfire hazards and plan for emergency response.
  • Reduce wildfire hazards by removing flammable vegetation around homes and evacuation routes.
  • Enhance communication between the public, federal, state, county and local agencies to identify and prioritize hazardous fuels reduction projects and coordinate community planning.
  • Develop and monitor a Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) for the Willow Creek area to address hazard mitigation, community preparedness, structure protection, and wildfire response.
  • Engage the youth of our communities in fire prevention by providing activities and education opportunities related to fire safety and protecting natural resources.

View the Willow Creek CWPP PDF (2.0 MB).

Contact Willow Creek Fire Safe Council

Joe O'Hara
P.O. Box 224
Willow Creek, California  95573
Phone: (530) 629-3438


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Humboldt County, California

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