Camp Fire Fallout - Allan Harthorn and Michael Hellmair

In this episode, we explore the devastation caused by California's deadliest fires to date - the Camp Fire, and its impact on our local waterways and fisheries. Allen Harthorn (Friends of Butte Creek) and Michael Hellmair (Fishbio) discuss the fire's repurcussions on the environment now, and in the future. We also explore the recovery efforts and ways in which you can help out those impacted and displaced due to the fire.

How to help out those displaced/impacted by the Camp Fire:

  • Check out the Friends of Butte Creek’s facebook page here, for dates to help volunteer and updates on the recovery efforts.

  • Tri Counties Bank has started the Camp Fire Fund 2018 account with an initial deposit of $25,000 to benefit victims of the fires ravaging our communities in the Paradise, California area. Those who would like to make monetary donations to the Camp Fire Fund 2018 can at any Tri Counties Bank Branch or they can make a donation online.

  • Donate to the Far Northern Regional Center Camp Fire Fund. All money donated to this fund will go to assist people with developmental disabilities impacted by the fires in Paradise, Magalia and the surrounding areas.


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