Indian Affairs | Wildfire Response

Responding to Wildland Fires

BIA sponsors seven Interagency Hotshot Crews (IHCs), maintains a wildland fire engine fleet that numbers over 200 engines, and provides aviation support accross indian country. Additionally, the BIA sponsors on average over 4,000 call when needed firefighters every year. These Administratively Determined firefighters fill all manner of fire spositions across Indian Country. 

Firefighter Resources