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NWCG SmoC Subcommittees

Training - The Smoke Training Subcommittee (STS) provides national leadership on training courses and materials related to wildland fire smoke, air quality and emissions. This includes developing and incorporating smoke awareness and management in training courses, manuals, guides, handbooks, standards and practices. Currently they are working on guidebooks to address the topics of smoke exposure and transportation safety.

Technical Smoke TopicsThe Technical Smoke Topics Subcommittee (TSTS) provides a forum to promote open dialogue among federal, tribal, state and local agencies, non-governmental organizations, academia, and other private partners, to advance practices and understanding of current and emerging technical subjects surrounding air quality, wildland fire and smoke topics.

Smoke Managers - Provides relevant technical, administrative, and organizational information and feedback to operational Smoke Managers across the country within a networking framework. For archived notes from Smoke Managers subcommittee meetings, click here.