Office of Emergency Services

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The Mariposa County Office of Emergency Services (OES) is housed under the Mariposa County Sheriff's Office. OES coordinates planning and preparedness, response, and recovery efforts for disasters occurring within the unincorporated area of the County.

Questions or comments can be submitted to the Sheriff or call 209-742-1306.

  1. Preparedness
  2. Response
  3. Recovery
  4. Mitigation

Preparedness is all about pre-planning and education. Our office prepares emergency and contingency plans, ranging from evacuation plans to emergency operations plans. These help specify the roles and responsibilities of first responders and emergency management personnel an incident. 

Training: Office of Emergency Services staff attend trainings throughout the year, keeping our knowledge and skills current. We also plan and organize trainings and exercises involving Mariposa County and local, state, federal and regional agencies. People perform like they train, so training is a crucial aspect of preparedness. We also write and update county emergency plans.

California Statewide Fire Map

The map below provides approximate locations of major fires burning in California. Some of the fires on the map are not in the jurisdiction of CAL FIRE and are under the command of another local or federal fire agency.

Click on the Map below to view the interactive California Fire Map.

Offsite Links

Tree Mortality Task Force Link
Flood Information Link
Wild Fire Safety Information
Drought Information link
Mariposa County Recovers link