Yuba Water Agency has supported capacity building for the Yuba Watershed Protection and Fire Safe Council since 2014 through funding of the council coordinator/executive director position, as well as through grant funding for projects. Current projects the Fire Safe Council is working on include:
Completing California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) requirements for Roadside Vegetation and Fuels Reduction project
The Fire Safe Council includes rural fire districts, watch tower volunteers, Cal Fire, Plumas National Forest, Yuba Water, community group representatives and the general public. The council meets monthly via Zoom.