Request for Proposals: Fire Adapted 50 Phase B

The El Dorado County RCD has posted Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for Fire Adapted 50 (FA50) Phase B for two units, Copperton and Camino/Pollock Pines. We are currently seeking bids from contractors interested in supplying all labor, equipment and materials to complete the scope of work, which is focused on wildfire fuels reduction.

Fire Adapted 50 is a series of projects designed by CAL FIRE, the USFS, the El Dorado County RCD and the Georgetown Divide RCD to help create fire adapted communities, expand fuel breaks along the wildland urban interface (WUI) and increase forest resiliency.

Above: A contractor working to reduce wildfire fuels on a segment of FA50, November 2020.

Project Locations: Pollock Pines, CA & Camino, CA

Project Areas: ~155 acres (Copperton); ~500 acres (Camino/Pollock Pines)

Bids Due: February 5, 2021 by 4 PM

Questions? Submit them to Mark Egbert (RCD District Manager) Mark.Egbert@ca.usda.gov by 4 PM on January 27.

For more information, see the RFPs and associated maps below.