Approximately 95% of all wildfires in California are caused by human activity
That is why fire agencies need the public’s help to prevent them. Whether it’s ensuring a campfire or landscape debris burn of leaves and branches is completely extinguished, or keeping a vehicle well maintained to prevent sparks, following just a few simple steps can help prevent wildfires.
Help prevent wildfires by learning how to properly:
This page provides a guide to the “One Less Spark” Campaign Toolkit
. Complete campaign information, educational materials, public service announcements, graphics, and more are provided for wildfire prevention partners and the public to learn more about:
- Safety messages regarding equipment use such as lawn mowers igniting fires.
- Tow chains sparking fires along roadways.
- Safe handling of campfires