Prevention and suppression of wild fires and fire and rescue services
Here, we can highlight the following services:
- Wildfire prevention and suppression service in the east of the Madrid Autonomous Region.
- Fire-fighting and rescue services from the fire stations of Bueu, Porriño, Ribadavia, and Villagarcia de Arosa in the province of Pontevedra (Spain).
- Prevention and planning for the Wildland Urban Interphase (WUF), which includes:
- Civilian Protection Plans against wildfires (municipal and individual self-protection plans).
- Development of the MATINGRID®GEODTABASE platform used in the management of emergencies and maintenance of Civilian Protection Services.
- Preventive work in urban centres as defence against wildfires.
- Look-out monitoring in firebreaks.
- Fire-protective gardening.
- Awareness-building and training courses.