Briceland Volunteer Fire Department provides wildland and structure fire suppression, emergency medical aid, and other emergency response services for our district of approximately 40 square miles in the Redwood Creek watershed of southern Humboldt County, California.

Fire Chief:  Jim Fulton
Assistant Chief:  Tony Mengual
Operations Chief:  Aurora Studebaker

Briceland Volunteer Fire Department Board of Directors

  • John Lines, President
  • Elena Worley, Vice President
  • Tony Mengual, Treasurer
  • Karl Verick
  • Mark Jones
  • Charlie Liphart
  • Amanda Zail

Briceland Fire Protection District Board

  • Liz Davidson, President
  • Rob Seifert Gage, Vice President
  • Johanna Hamel, Secretary
  • Elenore Huber
  • Heather Roomets

The Briceland Fire Protection District incorporated, with overwhelming voter approval, as a California Special District in 2012 and administers a voter-approved parcel tax to the fire department. The Briceland FPD holds public meetings four times a year, in January, May, August, and October. If you live in the district and would like to consider serving on the Board, email the Board President: liz.bfpd@gmail.com for more information.