Wildfire Program

Wildfires have become a major threat for the City of San Antonio

The WUIP consists of members of the Alamo Regional Response Team as wells as the State TIFMAS program which has responded through out the state to fires such as Bastrop and Possum Kingdom. Team members assist the National Park Service to support the San Antonio Missions, LBJ and Padre Island national parks. The team also works closely with the Texas Forest Service, NPS, State Parks and Recreation departments with their fuel reduction programs. They also assist and work closely with the San Antonio City Parks and Recreation Department on fire fuel reduction and ecology efforts.

Wildfire Assessment Request
Wildfire Preparedness

Other Special Operations Teams:

Quick Facts
  • 60 uniformed team members.
  • 11 brush trucks.
  • 100 hrs of initial training.
  • Helicopter.