On August 27th, 2020, the FEMA Response Geospatial Office (RGO) and NAPSG Foundation hosted the Emergency Management (EM) Geo Forum: “Wildfire Workflows & Considerations for Emergency Management.” In this forum, participants learned the geospatial response to wildfires from an emergency management perspective.
- Learn about FEMA’s regional response to wildfire incidents.
- Gain insight into the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) ArcGIS Online Organization, the wildland fire National Incident Feature Services (NIFS), and the Integrated Reporting of Wildland Fire Information (IRWIN).
- Learn how local GIS staff can utilize national-level live feeds and resources for response efforts.
- FEMA Regional staff
- City & local staff
- National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)
The EM Geo Forum is part of a virtual seminar series featuring best practices and resources to advance emergency management through geospatial capabilities. These seminars promote the integration of innovative technology and solutions in day-to-day operations.