SRFD Vegetation Management – Recent Projects

Posted on January 31, 2018

WUI Head MM 2018

Follow our progress here, as the Vegetation Management Bureau works with the community to modify San Rafael’s landscape to become more fire resilient.

Defensible space in San Rafael wui


In 2017, continuous efforts were underway to improve the fire safety of San Rafael’s WUI and along the open-spaces of San Rafael. Along with our continued progress in 2018, we want to provide this Year in Review document.

Residential Properties 2018

A special Thank You! to the owner on Cherry Hill in Mont Marin.

Cherry Hill 1

Cherry Hill 2

Cherry Hill 3

A special thanks to the owner on D Street for the clean up!

D Street Corner

D Street Fence

D Street Walk WUI

D Street Pole

Last updated August 1st, 2018

Juniper & Bamboo Removal 2017-2018

juniper removal 2018Juniper Relandscaped

Golden Hinde

Bamboo Removal

Bamboo Removal 2

Juniper removal 1

Juniper Removal



B and A WUI Junipers

Last updated May 9th, 2018

Cut your grass

HOA and Firewise USA presentations – 2018

MM Fire wise

Fire Wise 2018

Mont Marin

Mont Marin 2018


Symposium handouts 2018

2018 WUI SymposiumPatrick Bignardi

Last updated June 21st, 2018


Fine Dead Fuel 2018



Broom Removal from Gerstle Park – Winter 2018

French Broom Gerstle Park 2018

Last updated April 24th, 2018

Goat Grazing on San Rafael Hill – 2017

Goat grazing for fire protection

Goats in San Rafael – 2018

San Rafael Hill Area:

Robert Dollar Dr.

Mont Marin Area:

Jerry Russom Memorial Park

Skyview Ter and Salvador Way

Peacock Gap Area:

Point San Pedro Rd and Biscayne

Glenwood Area:

McNear Fire Road


Goats 2018


Last updated July 31st, 2018

Santiago Way Clearing -Phase 1 COMPLETED– June 2018

Santiago Way

Santiago Way WUI Phase 1 map 2018

Santiago Way 2018


Last updated June 21st, 2018

Clearing Fire Roads 2018

Mapping in progress.

Fire Road before and after 2018 SRFD

Last updated May 9th, 2018

Broom Removal 2018

Broom Removal

Cort Del Rey 2018

Cort Del rey 2018

Cort Del Rey 2018

Cort Del Rey 2018

Last updated June 21st, 2018

2081 WUI Symposium Fire

SRFD Measure A 2018

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