The Mendocino County Fire Safe Council took advantage of this excellent opportunity to host a Wildfire Safety Expo concurrent with the Homebrew Festival. The Wildfire Safety Expo was free and open to all, including children! Stay tuned for details about the 2023 event!
Attendees had the chance to speak with and learn from local neighborhood Fire Safe Councils, fire departments and other first responders, local public and private organizations, and firewise service providers. There were live fire demonstrations, children’s’ activities, and free giveaways throughout the afternoon.
Here is a partial list of participating organizations and businesses:
- Anderson Valley, Ukiah, and Hopland Fire Departments
- Vulcan Vents/New Cal Metals
- “One Less Spark” trailer chain covers
- Reflective address signs made on demand!
- Fortunate Farm / Holy Goats
- Hopland Research and Extension Center
- Mendocino County Office of Emergency Services
- Mendocino County Search and Rescue
- Mendocino Auxiliary Communications Service and HAM radio club
- Public Health Emergency Preparedness
- West Coast Fire & Water
- Wildfire Services
- Prescribed Burn Association
- Mendocino County Resource Conservation District – Forest Health and Resiliency Program
- Brooktrails and Beyond Wildfire Mitigation Services
- Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
- Red Cross
- FireFree Coating
- Fortress North America
- All Risk
- Wildfire Defense Solutions
- West Center
- various local Fire Safe Councils
- …and more!