Communications Portal

Definition: A device, system, network, or technology for communicating information or tools pertaining to wildland fire.
(Environmental Protection Agency/Fire Research And Management Exchange System)

Good communications are essential for carrying out fire management activities, whether in conducting fire suppression operations or in establishing two-way dialogues with the public. The Incident Command System (ICS) is similar in style to a paramilitary organization, with a unified command and control structure that requires a good communications infrastructure.

Upcoming Events

AWFCG Fall Fire Review
October 7, 2019 (All day) to October 11, 2019 (All day)

2019 AFSC Fall Fire Science Workshop
Fairbanks Pipeline Training Center
October 9, 2019 8:00 am to 12:00 pm PDT

3rd Annual National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy Workshop
Hotel 1620 Harbor
October 21, 2019 (All day) to October 24, 2019 (All day)