Wildfire Prevention & Mitigation

  • Lower the cost of wildfire insurance and enhance community safety through mandatory insurance incentives for individual and local wildfire prevention efforts.
  • Expand FAIR Plan coverage.
  • Improve wildfire detection and notification systems.
  • Expedite wildland urban interface (WUI) management on state-owned land and slash red tape around other critical wildfire prevention initiatives.
  • Develop new programs for supporting wildfire evacuees and other climate refugees.
  • Facilitate new partnerships among local groups, the state, and even the private sector.
  • Conserve and foster legacy forests.
  • Reinvigorate community college and university forestry programs to jumpstart proactive forest management and keep jobs local.
  • Increase funding for fire protection districts.
  • Make sure that newly available wildfire prevention grant money comes to District 1.