The Local Government Commission Publishes a New Fact Sheet: The Resilient Watersheds & Fire Management

Apr 19, 2021 at 8:00am

Local Government Commission

LGC recognizes how critical it is to develop forward-looking management techniques that promote proactive approaches to fire prevention. This is incredibly timely, as Governor’s Newsom just announced over $500 million for wildfire prevention through his early budget action. 

Our factsheet outlines the socio-economic and environmental implications of California’s natural drought/fire/flood cycle; the challenges of fire resilience; the importance of fuel load reduction; and the need for intentional coordination across jurisdictions and government levels. 

Read the Fact Sheet