Suburban Wildfire Risks

In the fall of 2017 devastating wildfires ravaged neighborhoods in Santa Rosa and several other communities within Napa and Sonoma Counties.  This scenario was repeated this past December when wildfires again destroyed neighborhoods in Ventura, Santa Barbara and Los Angeles Counties.

Those of us who live in communities which encompass areas known as a “Wildland Urban Interface” should take note of the increased risk of wildfires and their potential to impact us.

In November 2017 ,the Sacramento Bee published an article which does a great job of discussing the risks to Folsom and other communities in Sacramento County:

These Sacramento suburban neighborhoods face the highest risk of wildfire