Tree Removal in the County Road Right-of-Way
The Butte County Department of Public Works is removing burnt, dead and dying trees within the County road right-of-way as part of the Camp Fire recovery effort. An arborist hired by Butte County identified 6,649 hazards trees that need to be removed in accordance with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) guidelines. Learn more about hazard tree removal for trees rooted in the County road right-of-way.
Tree Removal on Private Property
The Town of Paradise and Butte County require private property owners to remove hazard trees on private property that are so fire damaged by the Camp Fire they pose a danger of falling onto a public right-of-way or other public improved facility. Property owners must enroll in either the the Government Tree Program or the Private Tree Program for hazard tree removal. Learn more about tree removal on private Property.