National Wildfire Coordinating Group

Curriculum

NFDRS header graphic. Decorative.

  1. NFDRS2016 Overview
    1. Orientation (ppt)
    2. NFDRS - A National System (video)

      Time:  2:42
    3. NFDRS - New Science & Technology (video)

      Time:  9:25
  2. NIFC ArcGIS On-Line (AGOL) Setup - NIFC ArcGIS On-Line (AGOL) Set-up and Familiarization
  3. Delineation of Response Zones - The Relationship of Response Zones to Fire Danger Rating
  4. Building a FireFamilyPlus Database
    1. Weather Data.
    2. Fire Data.
    3. Custom Agencies.
  5. Evaluation
    1. NFDRS2016 Evaluation. - Is there a new version of this?
    2. NFDRS2016 Evaluation PPT. - This does not match - Jeff uploaded a new version on 4/17
    3. All FDRAs BI FM Y Graph Mean/Min/Max Staffing Response Levels 09-16-2019. - Are these documents still accurate?
    4. ERC BI Comparison Charts 07-17-2019.
    5. Lesson 6 – Setting Up NFDRS2016 in WIMS
    6. Rays Valley Comparison.
    7. SEZ 2 Week Hourly Analysis 08-18-2019.

 

Unit/Topic Presentations Materials
Slide 1 of Lesson #1 for Intent, Policy, and Guidance for Fire Danger Rating and implementing NFDRS2016

Lesson #1 – Intent, Policy, and Guidance for Fire Danger Rating and implementing NFDRS2016

 

Slide 1 of Lesson #2 for Using Fire Danger Products to Manage Readiness, Risk, and Response Decisions

Lesson #2 – Using Fire Danger Products to Manage Readiness, Risk, and Response Decisions

Slide 1 of Lesson #3 for Fire Danger Rating Components, Applications, and Management Tools

Lesson #3 – Fire Danger Rating Components, Applications, and Management Tools

Slide 1 of Lesson #4 Part 1 for NFDRS: Overview, History, & New Science

Lesson #4

Slide 1 of Lesson #5 for FDOP Case Study

Lesson #5 – FDOP Case Study

Slide 1 of Lesson #6  for NFDRS2016 – Implementation and Evaluation

Lesson #6 for NFDRS2016 – Implementation and Evaluation

Slide 1 of Lesson #7 for Fire Danger Rating Areas

Lesson #7 – Fire Danger Rating Areas

Slide 1 of Lesson #8 for ArcGIS On-Line (AGOL)

Lesson #8 – ArcGIS On-Line (AGOL)

Slide 1 of Lesson #9 for Framing the Fire Occurrence

Lesson #9 – Framing the Fire Occurrence

Slide 1 of Lesson #10 for Weather Stations

Lesson #10 – Weather Stations

Slide 1 of Lesson #11 for Fire Danger Operating Procedures, Decision Classes, and Management Actions

Lesson #11 – Fire Danger Operating Procedures, Decision Classes, and Management Actions

Slide 1 of Lesson #12 for Applied Statistics for FireFamilyPlus

Lesson #12 – Applied Statistics for FireFamilyPlus

Slide 1 of Lesson #13 for FPOD Case Study

Lesson #13 – FPOD Case Study

  • Guide Lesson ​13   - Material is a Word document with a fillable discussion area for instructors.
Slide 1 of Lesson #14 for Defining Breakpoints and Thresholds

Lesson #14 – Defining Breakpoints and Thresholds

Slide 1 of Lesson #15 for Fire Preparedness Plans and their Relationship to the FDOP

Lesson #15 – Fire Preparedness Plans and their Relationship to the FDOP

Slide 1 of Lesson #16 for Case Study

Lesson #16 – Case Study

 

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2020-07-29