Department of Natural Resources
Tools for the future of wildland firefighting are being shaped at the Roscommon Equipment Center and Forest Fire Experiment Station. The REC provides fire agencies across the nation with specialized wildland firefighting equipment from its cutting-edge design and fabrication shop. Services include:
Contact: DNR-RoscommonEquipCtr@Michigan.gov, 989-275-5211.
State wildfire professionals, equipment program leaders and others in the field are invited to attend the annual Roscommon Equipment Center Workshop. The September 2020 workshop has been canceled. The team looks forward to hosting the 2021 workshop.
Highlights: Facility tour, professional development, networking and equipment operation opportunities
Who should attend: State wildfire chiefs, fire equipment program leaders, federal excess personal property specialists and other fire agency personnel