Northern California Prescribed Fire Councillast updated: December 2015

to serve as a venue for practitioners, state and federal agencies, academic institutions, tribes, coalitions and interested individuals to work collaboratively to promote, protect, and expand the responsible use of prescribed fire in Northern California's fire adapted landscapes.


  • To provide a focus for issues and concerns regarding prescribed burning in Northern California.
  • To facilitate communication and the exchange of information regarding the benefits and shortcomings of prescribed burning.
  • To provide a forum where all interested parties may participate in meetings and share in the benefits from the information generated by this Council.
  • To promote public understanding of the benefits of prescribed burning and the role of fire in ecosystems. 
  • To promote safety, training, and research in the art and science of prescribed fire.
  • To provide a forum for discussions on prescribed fire practices, regulations, and policies and a means to ensure the use of prescribed burning. ?
  • To promote and facilitate an increase in the responsible use of prescribed fire as a management tool in Northern California. 

Contact Northern California Prescribed Fire Council

Contact Northern California Prescribed Fire Council

Lenya Quinn-Davidson
Ukiah, California  95482
Phone: (707) 272-0637


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • California

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