PROGRAM ENDS IN FEBRUARY 2022 or when Funds are expended.

Free chipping services for 100' defensible space clearance are available for all Mariposa residents. Free brushing of 100' defensible space for all residents physically or financially qualified.

See Programs Section for free chipping guidelines and free brushing and chipping qualifications or call us at 966-7700.

Please see Programs page for weed-eating program availability.

The mission of the Mariposa County Fire Safe Council is to protect the people of Mariposa County and their property from the effects of catastrophic wildfire through education, cooperation, innovation and action.


Wildfire is a natural part of the ecology of the Sierra Nevada foothills and is part of living in Mariposa. Our experienced staff and a Board of Directors are passionate about reducing the threat of wildfire to Mariposa County's communities. Help us help you become fire safe.