Dispatch Efficiencies Subcommittee

The Dispatch Efficiencies Subcommittee (DES) provides national oversight on dispatch operating standards.

Primary objectives include:

  • Establish and maintain standards for dispatch with publications like Chapter 19 of the Red Book; Dispatch Job Aide; Interagency Standards for the ROSS Operations Guide (ISROG), etc.
  • Coordinate with National Dispatch Training Subcommittee (NDTS) on dispatch training and continuing education.
  • Provide subject matter expertise for other NWCG committees and projects.



NWCG Coordinator: 
Tim Blake
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