Supplemental Fire Department Resources

What is Supplemental Fire Department Resources?

Supplemental Fire Department Resources meaning in Safety terms is

  • Overhead tied to a local fire department, generally by agreement, who are mobilized primarily for response to incidents or wildland fires outside their district or mutual aid zone. Supplemental fire department resources are not a permanent part of the local fire organization and are not required to attend scheduled training, meetings, etc. of the department staff. 


reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group