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Events will be announced and recapped on our Instagram account (below) and in our monthly newsletter/email list.

Plumas Practitioner Archive

See below for an archive of our monthly newsletter, the Plumas Practitioner. Sign up for our newsletter here.

The newsletter is our most up-to-date record of PUC activities and happening related to fire in Plumas County.

Newsletter no. 13, March 2024
Newsletter no. 12, February 2024
Newsletter no. 11, January 2024
Newsletter no. 10, December 2023
Newsletter no. 9, November 2023
Newsletter no. 8, October 2023
Newsletter no. 7, September 2023
Newsletter no. 6, August 2023
Newsletter no. 5, July 2023
Newsletter no. 4, June 2023
Newsletter no. 3, May 2023
Newsletter no. 2, April 2023
Newsletter no. 1, March 2023

Mar 2

Pile Burning Workshop

Employees from the Plumas County Fire Safe Council and University of California Cooperative Extension will be putting on a pile workshop on March 18th, 2023.…

Feb 14

2023 Plumas Cal-TREX

REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED Plumas County and PUC are excited to host and support the fourth Plumas Cal-TREX event! Through this event agencies, NGOs, and others…

Dec 9

Resilience in the face of the Dixie Fire

Dedicated PUC Member Jeff Greef held a prescribed fire in Spring 2021 at his home supported by neighbors and PUC members. Mere months later the…

Jan 26

2020 Plumas Cal-TREX

Local groups plan prescribed burn events this fall It has been a rare opportunity to utilize prescribed fire across land-ownerships in Plumas County, but that…

Mar 24

Dutch Oven Cook-off Fundraiser

Burn piles raise funds for good fire On March 24, 2019, PUC held it’s first fundraiser. The Meadow Valley Fire Department provided the venue for…

Jan 26

Pile Party!

In beautiful Genesee Valley, Bob Beckwith opened his property to a group interested in learning more about efficiently building and burning piles.

Dec 21

Popp Property Pile Burning

PUC’s First Event! In December of 2018, before PUC even had a name yet, several folks rallied to burn piles on La Porte Rd. David…