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Reducing Wildfire Risk In Santa Barbara County

Reducing Wildfire Risk In Santa Barbara County

Santa Barbara, California, November 9, 2021. As the region becomes increasingly vulnerable to fire due to extreme drought and heat conditions exacerbated by climate change, community leaders and organizations have come together to proactively address fire risk in Santa Barbara County. For over a year, a dedicated team, which included the Cachuma Resource Conservation District, […]

Why You Should Water Your Christmas Tree!

Why You Should Water Your Christmas Tree!

A dry tree is dangerous because it can catch fire easily. Also, make sure Christmas trees are at least three feet away from heat sources like fireplaces, radiators, space heaters, candles or heat vents. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), more than 200 home fires each year start with a Christmas tree. In […]