Data Standards and Terminology Subcommittee

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Mission Statement

The Data Standards and Terminology Subcommittee (DSTSC) provides national leadership to develop, disseminate, and promote universal data standards and terminology for wildland fire management.

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  • Administer the process to develop, approve, and maintain NWCG data standards, including geospatial data standards. Publish these standards in the document PMS 910.
  • Administer the process to update and maintain the NWCG Glossary of Wildland Fire, PMS 205.

Updating Documents:

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GaBriella Branson
NWCG Coordinator: 
Marley Marshall
Parent Committee: 
Meeting Schedule: 
Monthly on the third Tuesday
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