An Evacuation Planning Guide for the Residents of Santa Fe County and the City of Santa Fe.

Santa Fe County is at risk of wildfire. You and your family should prepare a family evacuation plan before a wildfire threatens. The following information will help you and your family prepare for the real possibility that you may need to evacuate your home secondary to a fire or other emergency event.

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GET READY: Preparation and Planning »

GET SET: Put Your Plan into Action »

GO: What to do in the Event of a Fire »


Please check in at the designated Red Cross Evacuation Center. This information will be broadcast over the emergency communications network.

Everyone in Santa Fe County who evacuates during a wildfire is asked to tune to the Emergency Communications Network station (770 am) for specific directions on where to register.Even if you do not utilize emergency housing or require assistance it is important for citizen accountability. The Red Cross has been tasked with tracking contact information from evacuees. Checking in will ensure others know that you are safe.

Other Important Resources

Red Cross:
US Department of Homeland Security: