Volunteer Firefighters

Volunteer Stations

The department is administered and suppression personnel are provided through a contract with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CALFIRE) Support personnel are Merced County employees.

The department also provides fire protection to the cities of Gustine, Dos Palos, and Livingston through agreements with these cities.

Stations response areas vary from 16 to 325 square miles and the service area of the department is over two thousand square miles.

Battalion 16

  • Station 61
  • Station 63
  • Station 64
  • Station 65

Battalion 17

  • Station 71
  • Station 72
  • Station 73
  • Station 74
  • Station 75
  • Station 76

Battalion 18

  • Station 81
  • Station 83
  • Station 84
  • Station 85
  • Station 86

Battalion 19

  • Station 91
  • Station 92
  • Station 95
  • Station 96
  • Station 97