AL Forestry Commission (Alabama)Last Updated: January 31, 2023, 9:39 am
The Alabama Forestry Commission operates a statewide analog VHF radio system that its personnel use for routine communications, fire prevention, and suppression operations. The system consists of one or two repeaters located in each county, which are linked back to Montgomery Central Dispatch via control stations located on Alabama Public Television towers.
AFC divides the state into six regions: North, North West, North East, East Central, South West and South East. All regions except for East Central and South East have two or more communications zones with counties that share the same frequencies and repeater output DPL. Each repeater has a different input DPL.
South West region has three communications zones.
AL Forestry Commission
"Communications Zone-1 covers the following counties: DeKalb, Jackson, Limestone, Madison, Marshall and Morgan"
"Communications Zone-2 covers the following counties: Colbert, Franklin, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Marion and Winston"
|159.4275||RM||047 DPL||AFC N-1 E||North Region Zone-1 East||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.3075||RM||411 DPL||AFC N-2 W||North Region Zone-2 West||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.345||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC N TAC-1||North Region TAC-1||FMN||Fire-Tac|
|151.175||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC N TAC-2||North Region TAC-2||FMN||Fire-Tac|
North West Region
"Communications Zone-1 covers the following counties: Fayette, Lamar, Pickens, Tuscaloosa and Walker"
"Communications Zone-2 covers the following counties: Bibb, Dallas, Greene, Hale, Perry and Sumter"
|159.2775||WYZ539||RM||263 DPL||AFC NW-1 N||North West Region Zone-1 North||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.3375||RM||627 DPL||AFC NW-2 S||North West Region Zone-2 South||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.315||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC NW TAC-1||North West Region TAC-1||FMN||Fire-Tac|
|159.420||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC NW TAC-2||North West Region TAC-2||FMN||Fire-Tac|
North East Region
"Communications Zone-1 covers the following counties: Blount, Cullman, Etowah, Jefferson, Shelby and St. Clair"
"Communications Zone-2 covers the following counties: Calhoun, Cherokee, Clay, Cleburne, Randolph and Talladega"
|159.405||RM||662 DPL||AFC NE-1 W||North East Region Zone-1 West||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.3225||RM||662 DPL||AFC NE-2 E||North East Region Zone-2 East||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.270||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC NE TAC-1||North East Region TAC-1||FMN||Fire-Tac|
|151.310||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC NE TAC-2||North East Region TAC-2||FMN||Fire-Tac|
East Central Region
"The East Central Region covers the following counties: Autauga, Chambers, Chilton, Coosa, Elmore, Lee, Lowndes, Macon, Montgomery, Russell and Tallapoosa"
|159.2625||RM||503 DPL||AFC EC||East Central Region||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.330||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC EC TAC-1||East Central Region TAC-1||FMN||Fire-Tac|
|151.325||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC EC TAC-2||East Central Region TAC-2||FMN||Fire-Tac|
South West Region
"Communications Zone-1 covers the following counties: Choctaw, Clarke, Conecuh, Marengo, Monroe and Wilcox"
"Communications Zone-2 covers the following counties: Mobile and Washington"
"Communications Zone-3 covers the following counties: Baldwin and Escambia"
|159.4125||RM||465 DPL||AFC SW-1 N||South West Region Zone-1 North||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.3975||RM||703 DPL||AFC SW-3 SE||South West Region Zone-3 Southeast||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.465||KZW810||RM||AFC SW-GulfShore||South West Region Zone-3 South (Gulf Shores)||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|159.345||RM||703 DPL||AFC SW-2 SW||South West Region Zone-2 Southwest||FMN||Fire Dispatch|
|151.475||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC SW TAC-1||South West Region TAC-1||FMN||Fire-Tac|
|151.175||KA3961||M||023 DPL||AFC SW TAC-2||South West Region TAC-2||FMN||Fire-Tac|
South East Region
"The South East Region covers the following counties: Barbour, Bullock, Butler, Coffee, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Geneva, Henry, Houston and Pike"