Madera County’s eastern portion is largely FRA, where the Sierra National Forest responds to wildfires. The central third of the county is SRA and under the jurisdiction of Madera-Mariposa-Merced unit of CAL FIRE. The western part of the county, largely in the central valley, is LRA and protected by local and county fire departments.
Madera County Office of Emergency Services
Madera County Fire Department
CAL FIRE – Madera/Mariposa/Merced Unit (MMU)
City of Chowchilla Fire Department
240 N First Street
Chowchilla, CA 93610
Madera City Fire Department
317 N Lake Street
Madera, CA 93638
|Eastern Madera Fire Safe Council
P.O. Box 747
North Fork, CA 93643
|Cascadel Ranch Fire Safe Council
59744 Cascadel Road
North Fork, CA 93643
Sierra Sky Ranch Fire Safe Council
Firewise is a national program that encourages communities to work together to assess and reduce wildfire risks. Visit Become a Firewise USA Site to learn how to make your community Firewise.
Bass Lake Annex – Wishon
|Visit Firewise Madera County for information on home hardening, home assessment worksheets, and more.
|Coursegold Resource Conservation District
Coarsegold RCD aims to promote, protect, and improve the diverse natural resources of Eastern Madera County.
|Citizens on Patrol
Citizens on Patrol play a vital role in traffic control, Search & Rescue missions and disasters.
|Eastern Madera-Mariposa County VOAD
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