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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 seasonal firefighters 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.

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To join the Mesa County Sheriff's Office Wildland Fire Team, email a completed application to Sgt. Richard Acree.

Download the application here.   We are currently not accepting new applications.  


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