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Fire Restrictions Map

Going camping? Check for fire restrictions. View the interactive map!  

Is is OK to burn?

Under Stage 1 & 2 Fire Restrictions, no residential burning is allowed. Ag burns must have a Sheriff issued permit.

During Open Burn Season, check for the latest open burning restrictions here. 

Are you prepared for a Wildfire?

Learn more about what do Before, During, and After a Wildfire.

Fire Team PhotoFighting wildland fires is one of the Mesa County Sheriff's Office 8 statutory functions. The Mesa County Sheriff's Wildland Fire Team is comprised of volunteers and Sheriff’s Office employees (deputies too!) dedicated to saving lives and property, that are affected by wildfire. 

Team members are highly trained, hard-working individuals who take satisfaction in delivering a much needed and important service to the community.

Fire Fighter Image


To join the Mesa County Sheriff's Office Wildland Fire Team, email a completed application to Richard Acree richard.acree@mesacounty.us.

Download the application here.   


Learn more about how the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office helps manages Wildland Fires