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Commercial landscaping

Trees and shrubs (docs)

Turf and lawns (docs)

Fire: Dealing with Wildfire

Evacuation Order Checklist (doc)

Your California Fire Information Center (web)

Living with Fire (Before, During and After - Sutter/Yuba) (web)

The wildfire information toolkit (web)

Center for fire outreach (web)

Wildfire (docs)

Pre-fire - Fact sheets and short manuals

Preparing for an emergency (doc)

Home design: Steve Quarles et al

Home landscaping - Nader et al.

Making your property fire safe Fact Sheet Series #1 S.A.F.E. Landscapes

SAFE (Sustainable And Fire safE) landscapes in the Wildlife-Urban Interface. Fact Sheet Series #2 S.A.F.E. Landscapes UC ANR

SAFE (Sustainable And Fire safE) landscapes Guidebook Drill et al.,

Wildfire infographics Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS)

How to protect your roof ; How to protect your deck ; How to protect your windows ; Reduce your wildfire risk ; Top 10 ways to protect your home from wildfire

Fire Safety – A Roadmap to Fire Safety.

Pre-fire - Web site Resources

SAFE landscapes

Living with Fire (Central Sierra colleagues)

Center for Fire Research and Outreach Toolkit

Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN)

Sonoma County Disaster Resources

CDC Emergency Preparedness and Response

 The fire is coming

Last-minute checklist for protecting your property (IBHS)

Ready-Set-Go. (Sabrina Drill - CalFire)

Evacuation plan and coming home: (CalFire)

Information dissemination during the fire

California's Standardized Emergency Management system

Gardening pests

Birds, Mammals & Reptiles (docs)

Growing Vegetables, Fruits & Nuts (docs)

Insects, Mites & Molluscs (docs)

Plant Diseases (docs)

Weeds & Unwanted Plants (docs) 

UC IPM (Web) ; UC IPM YouTube

Home & Family


Caring for Children (docs)

Financial Fitness (docs)

Home Safety (docs)

Pests & bugs in the home UC IPM (Web)

Youth Development & After-School Programs (docs)

Indoor Plants

Indoor plants


Lawn and Landscape

Climate zones

Climate zones


Flowers (docs)

Flowers (UC Integrated Pest Management web)

Healthy soils (web)




Landscaping for fire (docs)

Lawns and Turf

Lawns (docs)

Lawns & Turf (UC Integrated Pest Management web)

Healthy Soils

Healthy soils (web)

Trees and Shrubs

Trees and shrubs (docs)

Trees & Shrubs (UC Integrated Pest Management web)

Landscape trees web

Tree mortality ppt


Water wise gardening (docs)

Healthy soils (web)


Gardening under drought

Drought Gardening tips

Drought Irrigation tips

Water use classification of Landscape species web


Home poultry 

Vegetable Gardening


Growing Vegetables

Backyard Orchardist (UC Master Gardener web)

California Garden Web (UC Master Gardener web)

Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden (ANR publications)

Food Gardening (from Sonoma County)

Food Gardening with Less Water Resources (from Sonoma County) 

Vegetables & Melons (UC IPM web)

Vegetable Gardening Basics (ANR publications)

Vegetable RIC (Web)

Healthy Soils

Healthy soils (web)


Food Safety

Food Safety in your Home Vegetable Garden (ANR publications)


UC Integrated pest Management (IPM) (Web)

UC IPM YouTube 

What's wrong with my plants?

UC Diagnostic tool (UC IPM web tool)

Contact a  Master Gardener in your county.



Get involved:

 UC Master Gardener Program - "Advice to grow by ... Ask Us!" 




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