Smart, Be Responsible, Be Prepared!
California First Lady Maria Shriver urges Californians to be prepared for a natural disaster or terrorist attack. Find 10 ways to prepare you and your family before disaster strikes.
Find information that will help you make your home and your
family more fire safe all year round.
CA Storm and Flood Information
Find information that will help you prepare for the possibility of flood and stay current on flood bulletins.
Pandemic Flu Information
Find out about the possiblity of a flu pandemic and what you can do to protect your family.
Emergency Preparedness Checklist
The Governor's Office of Emergency
Services provides a checklist to help you go it alone for three days.
Preparing for the Unexpected (American Red Cross)
The American Red Cross outlines steps to take. What could happen, evacuation,
medical procedures, assembling a disaster supply kit.
available in Spanish)
Disaster Services - Emergency Preparedness Checklist
Federal Emergency Management Agency
(FEMA) provides an emergency checklist, home hazard
plan, escape plan, and instructions for assembling a fire safety kit.
Prepare Your Family
Steps to take to prepare your Family Disaster Plan.
US Department of Homeland Security
site will help you preparet a kit, make a plan and be informed:
Fire Safe Council Brochure PDF
Fire Safe Landscaping (PDF's)
Homeowner Checklist |
California Fire Plan
Fire Safe - Inside and Out:
Long Version |
Fire Safe Gardens
"How Fire Safe is Your House?" Questionnaire
Welcome. We of the Monterey Fire Safe Council commit ourselves to protecting your lives and your property from harm by wildfire.
The Monterey Fire Safe Council can provide you more information on how best to protect your neighborhood against wildfire and where to get help doing it. Contact us by e-mail if you would like an individual assessment of your property's fire safety by an agency professional or certified contractor.