SRFD Vegetation Management – Recent Projects

Posted on January 31, 2018

Dead tree

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


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

Clearing Fire Roads 2018

Fire Road before and after 2018 SRFD


Last updated Feb. 27th, 2018

Juniper & Bamboo Removal 2017-2018

juniper removal 2018

Bamboo Removal

Bamboo Removal 2

Juniper removal 1

Juniper Removal



B and A WUI Junipers

Last updated Mar 7th, 2018


Broom Removal from Gerstle Park – Winter 2018

French Broom Gerstle Park 2018

Last updated Feb. 27th, 2018

Goat Grazing on San Rafael Hill – 2017

Goat grazing for fire protection

Goats in San Rafael COMING SOON– 2018




Last updated Mar. 6th, 2018

SRFD Measure A 2018

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