Santa Cruz County Fire Recovery

Watershed Protection

  Watershed Recovery Guide

Learn how to stay safe, protect your property and preserve our natural resources. The Watershed Recovery Guide provides an overview on returning to your fire-impacted property, how to conduct a post-fire property assessment and where to find more information.

See the links below for additional information on ash safety, reducing toxic runoff, erosion control and protecting native plant communities. This information will be updated regularly.

Toxic Runoff Control and Ash Debris Safety

Landscape and Watershed