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Daniel Berman inside district 5 October 23, 2017, 9:16 AM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Moderately concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Adequately prepared for wildfire, but would like to see more being done


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Minimally prepared for wildfire


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Neither difficult or easy


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
No


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Agree


Have you heard of or participated in the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)?
Yes, I have heard of the CWPP


Would you be interested in attending a community workshop on the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan at one of the locations below?
I can't attend a meeting but would like more information about the CWPP process.


If you answered 'yes' to the question above, please indicate which workshop(s) you would like to attend.
WESTHAVEN-TRINIDAD Tuesday, November 14, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Westhaven Fire Hall at 460 6th Ave., Westhaven


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire safe council and/or Firewise Community about fire safety measures for your home and property? You can leave your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Would you like to be contacted about doing a wildfire hazard assessment on your property?
No


Where do you live? Check all that apply.
McKinleyville/Fieldbrook

Name not shown inside district 2 October 23, 2017, 8:22 AM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Extremely concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Minimally prepared for wildfire


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Adequately prepared for wildfire, but could be better prepared


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Very difficult


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
Yes


If you answered 'yes' to the question above, please let us know who conducted the inspection. Answers could include your local fire protection agency (please include name); CAL FIRE; federal fire protection agency (include name); local fire safe council (name); insurance company; or did it myself.
I did it myself


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



What other topics related to wildfire risk would you like to receive information about?
How to help vacant property owners make their land fire safe.


Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Strongly Agree


Recognizing there are trade-offs in what can be accomplished given existing resources, how high a priority do you put on addressing the following concerns in relation to reducing losses from wildfire?



What other local evacuation issues should be improved, and what level of priority would you give it?
Road maintenance needs to be improved on - slow traffic because of potholes etc. means slow evacuation


Have you heard of or participated in the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)?
Yes, I have participated in a community meeting or public review of the CWPP in the past.


Would you be interested in attending a community workshop on the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan at one of the locations below?
I can't attend a meeting but would like more information about the CWPP process.


Please check any of the assistance and/or educational programs that you would like to see offered in your community. Select all that apply. If you are interested in information not listed, please describe in the "other" text box.
Information on how to retrofit or construct my home to reduce its potential to ignite, Senior/Disabled Assistance with defensible space, Chipper programs, Prescribed fire/controlled burning


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire department about volunteering or supporting them to help protect your community? You can enter your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Are you aware of the existence of fire safe councils and/or Firewise Communities in Humboldt County? If so, please name the ones you are familiar with.
Southern Humboldt Fire Safe Council


Are you a member of a fire safe council or Firewise Community? If so, please let us know which one(s).
Yes, Shelter Cove


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire safe council and/or Firewise Community about fire safety measures for your home and property? You can leave your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Would you like to be contacted about doing a wildfire hazard assessment on your property?
No


Where do you live? Check all that apply.
Shelter Cove/Whale Gulch


Are you a member, employee, or otherwise work with an organization responsible for fire protection and/or fire management in Humboldt County? If yes, with which organization do you work?
Resort Improvement District No. 1 and Shelter Cove Fire Department

Name not shown inside district 2 October 22, 2017, 1:54 PM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Extremely concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Not at all prepared for wildfire


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Minimally prepared for wildfire


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Easy


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
No


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Disagree

Name not shown inside district 3 October 22, 2017, 1:50 PM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Extremely concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Minimally prepared for wildfire


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Minimally prepared for wildfire


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Difficult


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
No


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Agree


Recognizing there are trade-offs in what can be accomplished given existing resources, how high a priority do you put on addressing the following concerns in relation to reducing losses from wildfire?



Have you heard of or participated in the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)?
No, I had not heard of the CWPP before today.


Would you be interested in attending a community workshop on the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan at one of the locations below?
I can't attend a meeting but would like more information about the CWPP process.


Please check any of the assistance and/or educational programs that you would like to see offered in your community. Select all that apply. If you are interested in information not listed, please describe in the "other" text box.
Assistance with Defensible Space, Assistance with Fuel Hazard Reduction (fire breaks, thinning, etc.), Information on how to retrofit or construct my home to reduce its potential to ignite, Senior/Disabled Assistance with defensible space, Chipper programs, Prescribed fire/controlled burning, Evacuation planning, including information on evacuating large animals and pets, Educational outreach in local schools


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire department about volunteering or supporting them to help protect your community? You can enter your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire safe council and/or Firewise Community about fire safety measures for your home and property? You can leave your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Would you like to be contacted about doing a wildfire hazard assessment on your property?
No


Where do you live? Check all that apply.
Other - Salmon Creek

Lola Renda inside district 2 October 22, 2017, 12:32 PM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Extremely concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Minimally prepared for wildfire


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Minimally prepared for wildfire


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Neither difficult or easy


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
Yes


If you answered 'yes' to the question above, please let us know who conducted the inspection. Answers could include your local fire protection agency (please include name); CAL FIRE; federal fire protection agency (include name); local fire safe council (name); insurance company; or did it myself.
I'm not sure without looking for the last inspection's paperwork. The Resort Improvement District of Shelter Cove offers many services, perhaps they too did the inspection.


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



What other topics related to wildfire risk would you like to receive information about?
?


Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Strongly Agree


Recognizing there are trade-offs in what can be accomplished given existing resources, how high a priority do you put on addressing the following concerns in relation to reducing losses from wildfire?



Other than homes, what specific values should we protect from wildfire, and what level of priority would you give it?
Businesses, high priority


Have you heard of or participated in the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)?
No, I had not heard of the CWPP before and would like more information about it


Would you be interested in attending a community workshop on the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan at one of the locations below?
I can't attend a meeting but would like more information about the CWPP process.


Please check any of the assistance and/or educational programs that you would like to see offered in your community. Select all that apply. If you are interested in information not listed, please describe in the "other" text box.
Assistance with Fuel Hazard Reduction (fire breaks, thinning, etc.), Prescribed fire/controlled burning


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire department about volunteering or supporting them to help protect your community? You can enter your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Are you aware of the existence of fire safe councils and/or Firewise Communities in Humboldt County? If so, please name the ones you are familiar with.
No


Are you a member of a fire safe council or Firewise Community? If so, please let us know which one(s).
No


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire safe council and/or Firewise Community about fire safety measures for your home and property? You can leave your contact information at the end of this survey.
Yes


Would you like to be contacted about doing a wildfire hazard assessment on your property?
Yes


Where do you live? Check all that apply.
Shelter Cove/Whale Gulch


Are you a member, employee, or otherwise work with an organization responsible for fire protection and/or fire management in Humboldt County? If yes, with which organization do you work?
No

Jason Lewis inside district 3 October 22, 2017, 9:59 AM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Moderately concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Adequately prepared for wildfire, but would like to see more being done


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Minimally prepared for wildfire


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Neither difficult or easy


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
Yes


If you answered 'yes' to the question above, please let us know who conducted the inspection. Answers could include your local fire protection agency (please include name); CAL FIRE; federal fire protection agency (include name); local fire safe council (name); insurance company; or did it myself.
Local agency


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Strongly Agree


Recognizing there are trade-offs in what can be accomplished given existing resources, how high a priority do you put on addressing the following concerns in relation to reducing losses from wildfire?



Have you heard of or participated in the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)?
No, I had not heard of the CWPP before today.


Would you be interested in attending a community workshop on the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan at one of the locations below?
I can't attend a meeting but would like more information about the CWPP process.


Where do you live? Check all that apply.
Arcata/Blue Lake/Freshwater


Are you a member, employee, or otherwise work with an organization responsible for fire protection and/or fire management in Humboldt County? If yes, with which organization do you work?
Blue Lake Fire

Name not shown inside district 3 October 22, 2017, 9:26 AM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Extremely concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Adequately prepared for wildfire, but would like to see more being done


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Adequately prepared for wildfire, but could be better prepared


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Easy


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
No


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Strongly Agree


Recognizing there are trade-offs in what can be accomplished given existing resources, how high a priority do you put on addressing the following concerns in relation to reducing losses from wildfire?



Have you heard of or participated in the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)?
No, I had not heard of the CWPP before and would like more information about it


Would you be interested in attending a community workshop on the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan at one of the locations below?
Yes


If you answered 'yes' to the question above, please indicate which workshop(s) you would like to attend.
HUMBOLDT BAY REGION Saturday, November 18, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. D Street Neighborhood Center at 1301 D Street, Arcata


Please check any of the assistance and/or educational programs that you would like to see offered in your community. Select all that apply. If you are interested in information not listed, please describe in the "other" text box.
Assistance with Defensible Space, Assistance with Fuel Hazard Reduction (fire breaks, thinning, etc.), Information on how to retrofit or construct my home to reduce its potential to ignite, Prescribed fire/controlled burning, Evacuation planning, including information on evacuating large animals and pets, Educational outreach in local schools


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire department about volunteering or supporting them to help protect your community? You can enter your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire safe council and/or Firewise Community about fire safety measures for your home and property? You can leave your contact information at the end of this survey.
Yes


Would you like to be contacted about doing a wildfire hazard assessment on your property?
No


Where do you live? Check all that apply.
Arcata/Blue Lake/Freshwater

Name not shown inside district 2 October 21, 2017, 1:52 PM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Extremely concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Minimally prepared for wildfire


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Minimally prepared for wildfire


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Very difficult


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
No


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Strongly Agree


Recognizing there are trade-offs in what can be accomplished given existing resources, how high a priority do you put on addressing the following concerns in relation to reducing losses from wildfire?



Have you heard of or participated in the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)?
No, I had not heard of the CWPP before today.


Would you be interested in attending a community workshop on the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan at one of the locations below?
I can't attend a meeting but would like more information about the CWPP process.


Is there another wildfire concern in your community that you think needs more attention? If yes, please describe.
Humboldt County should have a tree density ordenance for vacant lots. If the trees on adjacent lots chatch fire my home will likely be lost.


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire department about volunteering or supporting them to help protect your community? You can enter your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire safe council and/or Firewise Community about fire safety measures for your home and property? You can leave your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Would you like to be contacted about doing a wildfire hazard assessment on your property?
No


Where do you live? Check all that apply.
Shelter Cove/Whale Gulch

Jeff Lytle inside district 5 October 21, 2017, 1:43 PM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Slightly concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Adequately prepared for wildfire, but would like to see more being done


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Well prepared for wildfire


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Very easy


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
No


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



What other topics related to wildfire risk would you like to receive information about?
The many investigated Causes to help educate folks on the "no nos"


Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Strongly Agree


Recognizing there are trade-offs in what can be accomplished given existing resources, how high a priority do you put on addressing the following concerns in relation to reducing losses from wildfire?



What other local evacuation issues should be improved, and what level of priority would you give it?
Media releases need better accuracy


Have you heard of or participated in the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)?
Yes, I have heard of the CWPP


Would you be interested in attending a community workshop on the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan at one of the locations below?
No


Please check any of the assistance and/or educational programs that you would like to see offered in your community. Select all that apply. If you are interested in information not listed, please describe in the "other" text box.
Senior/Disabled Assistance with defensible space


Is there another wildfire concern in your community that you think needs more attention? If yes, please describe.
ARSON, Glass, poor roadside vegetation removal, vehicle tow chains, cigarette butts, dope blunts


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire department about volunteering or supporting them to help protect your community? You can enter your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire safe council and/or Firewise Community about fire safety measures for your home and property? You can leave your contact information at the end of this survey.
No


Would you like to be contacted about doing a wildfire hazard assessment on your property?
No


Where do you live? Check all that apply.
McKinleyville/Fieldbrook, Other - Willow Creek

Name not shown inside district 2 October 21, 2017, 1:32 PM

How concerned are you about wildfire in Humboldt County
Extremely concerned


Have you ever experienced a loss from wildfire?
No


In relation to wildfire, I believe Humboldt County in general is:
Minimally prepared for wildfire


In relation to wildfire, I believe my property and family are
Minimally prepared for wildfire


Reducing wildfire risk to my family, home, and property is:
Difficult


Please indicate which, if any, of the following actions you have taken to manage the vegetation around your home:



Have you had a Defensible Space Inspection or Wildfire Risk Assessment at your home or property?
No


The following statements reflect reasons why someone may or may not prepare their home or property to reduce the risks of wildfire. Please rate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the following statements as they relate to why you have or have not mitigated your wildfire risk.



How important is it to you to receive information on the following topics in relation to the wildfire risk in Humboldt County?



Prescribed fire and/or controlled burning is an important tool in Humboldt County to reduce the risk of larger wildfires.
Strongly Agree


Recognizing there are trade-offs in what can be accomplished given existing resources, how high a priority do you put on addressing the following concerns in relation to reducing losses from wildfire?



What other local evacuation issues should be improved, and what level of priority would you give it?
evacuation warning/notice


Have you heard of or participated in the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)?
No, I had not heard of the CWPP before and would like more information about it


Would you be interested in attending a community workshop on the Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan at one of the locations below?
I can't attend a meeting but would like more information about the CWPP process.


Please check any of the assistance and/or educational programs that you would like to see offered in your community. Select all that apply. If you are interested in information not listed, please describe in the "other" text box.
Assistance with Defensible Space, Assistance with Fuel Hazard Reduction (fire breaks, thinning, etc.), Senior/Disabled Assistance with defensible space, Chipper programs, Evacuation planning, including information on evacuating large animals and pets


Is there another wildfire concern in your community that you think needs more attention? If yes, please describe.
We only have one way out by car/truck


Would you like to be contacted by your local fire department about volunteering or supporting them to help protect your community? You can enter your contact information at the end of this survey.
Yes


Where do you live? Check all that apply.
Shelter Cove/Whale Gulch