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UC Cooperative Extension
Karmjot Randhawa
County Director
(559) 243-6564

UC Cooperative Extension
145 Tozer St. Suite 103
Madera, CA 93638
Office Phone: (559) 675-7879
Fax: (559) 675-0639

During a Wildfire

While the fire is burning, the primary response will be made by state, local, and federal agencies tasked with emergency response. The following resources may be helpful for you during a wildfire.


Know what to do during an evacuation

Be prepared with a go-bag

Know what to do if you have to shelter-in-place

Protect yourself from smoke

Food safety during emergencies


Local resources: 

The Central California Animal Disaster Team is a nonprofit organization that assists residents with evacuation and shelter-in-place care of household pets, service animals, livestock and equine. Visit their website for instructions on how to request assistance in your county. 

American Red Cross of Central California