It should be noted that these are the areas in which the County will primarily focus their defensible space inspection efforts for 2020. Defensible space inspections will occur throughout the County by many other fire prevention partners, including but not limited to: CAL FIRE, local fire districts, Tahoe Fire and Fuels Teams, and others. The information on this page is specific to County defensible space inspections.
County Emphasis Areas (CEAs) are the areas designated by the County for focused, proactive defensible space inspections. The CEAs are identified annually in collaboration with CAL FIRE using a combination of the following criteria/methodology:
The following are a list of resources for residents living in areas identified for proactive defensible space inspections.