Wildland Fire Team
Get to know our team
Fighting wildland fires is one of the Mesa County Sheriff's Office's eight statutory functions. The Mesa County Sheriff's Wildland Fire Team comprises 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 vital service to the community.
Fire Restrictions Map
Going camping? Check for fire restrictions.
Is is OK to burn?
Under Stage 1 & 2 Fire Restrictions, no residential burning is allowed. Agriculture burns must have a Sheriff issued permit.
During Open Burn Season check for the latest open burning restrictions
Are you prepared for a Wildfire?
Learn more about what do Before, During, and After a Wildfire.
We are currently not accepting new applications.
Want to join our team?
Mesa County Sheriff's Office Wildland Fire Team Application.
Wildland Fire Team - Application
Submit the completed application to:
Sergeant Richard Acree