The inspection zones listed below titled CEA MAPS are the areas in which the County will primarily focus their defensible space inspection efforts for 2021. 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.
Click here for a list of planned inspection zones submitted by fire prevention partners in El Dorado County including CAL FIRE and local fire districts. These are partnering agencies not affiliated with the County of El Dorado Vegetation Management Program. Please contact the agency managing these inspection zones if you have questions. This list may not be inclusive of all planned inspection zones.
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.
CAL FIRE SUSPENDS BURN PERMITS EFFECTIVE 5/10/21
(Please complete only if directed by a Defensible Space Inspector or other Vegetation Management Staff Member)
- If your property has already had one inspection and is nearly compliant with the defensible space obligations, your property could qualify for the Defensible Space Self-Certification Program.