Data Management Committee

The Data Management Committee (DMC) provides national leadership to develop and support national interagency standards and practices for wildland fire data management. Primary objectives include:

  • Assist the wildland fire business community to identify, define and standardize data that is reliable and accessible for planning, decision support, reporting and research

  • Support the Wildland Fire Information and Technology program by providing oversight and management of data as an enterprise asset.

  • Develop standards for wildland fire data, including data requirements, data governance, and data architecture that support a data exchange environment and improved efficiency in operational work and communication processes.

Roshelle Pederson and Cole Belongie
NWCG Coordinator: 
Paul Schlobohm
Parent Committee: 
Meeting Schedule: 
Monthly on the second Tuesday
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