The Wildfire division addresses the potential threat of wildfires through public education, fuel (vegetation) management and effective firefighting response.

The Wildfire division assists neighborhoods in becoming Fire Adapted Communities through public education by incorporating Firewise principles during community assessments and presentations conducted by our Firewise Program Coordinators.  

Cancelled due to COVID-19:  Wildfire Community Preparedness Symposium

Know your risk

  • Austin's Wildifre Risk map

Protect what matters

Public Education Helpful Links

Wildfire Prevention

What is the wildfire risk in Austin?