The Santa Barbara County Fire Department would like to invite the community and local media to attend the second 2022 Wildfire Preparedness Exposition on October 14-15, 2022.
Santa Barbara County Fire Safe Council, in partnership with the UCSB Wildfire Prevention and Policy Lecture Series, is hosting the Exposition. The Event will be held at the Direct Relief building, 6100 Wallace Becknell Road in Goleta. There will be family-friendly exhibits, activities, and presentations, and will feature a panel of speakers.
Friday, October 14th, 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm: Opening Reception with Speakers and Exhibits. “Why Have Humans Lost Control of Wildfire in the Western United States?” Keynote Speaker Dr. Park Williams.
Saturday, October 15th, 11 am – 5 pm: Speakers, Exhibits, Activities & Food. (Come see your local firefighters, engines, bulldozers, hand crew, and helicopter.)
This event is funded by a Fire Prevention Grant and is part of the Regional Wildfire Mitigation Program (RWMP).
Please click the links on the dates above for the flyer and full detail regarding the 2022 Wildfire Preparedness Exposition. See you there!