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Norma Beal: Kudos to defensible space crew

Kudos to the Fire Safe Council and their program of clearing 100 feet of defensible space around my house.

Clearing the tree branches up 16 feet so that the manzanita no longer touches the low hanging branches of my trees and the removal of some of the cedar makes for open space so a fire would stay low. This is so important if a fire should be blown up the Yuba River by wind. Thank you, to Fire Safe Council’s Joanne Drummond for promoting this program and Supervisor Nate Beason. Thank you to the crew that did the work. You were so special and worked so hard.

I urge all people to check this program out.

Norma Beal

Nevada City

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