The Maryland Wildfire Links Page
Below are some links you might find useful. By clicking
on the link you will be redirected to a site outside of the MarylandWildfire.Com
Situation Report(National Interagency Fire Center). Adobe PDF
file. This is an excellent source during the fire season of information
on all large active wildfires in the United States. You can also find
a version of this same report in a HTML
Fire Map. NIFC has a link to the USDA Remote Sensing Application Center
which compiles a nice map of all the current Large Wildfires currently
burning within the United States on a daily basis. For Maps of individual
fires, check out the GeoMAC
- NICC Geographic
Area Coordination Center website. The National Interagency Coordination
Center has a webpage with links to all the regional or geographic area
coordination centers throughout the United States. These websites very
often have the most up to date information on large fires burning within
their region. A great way to find out the most up to date information
on a specific fire the Maryland Wildland Fire Crew has been assigned too.
Crew Status Report. Adobe PDF file. This report tracks the movement
of Interagency Crews of which the Maryland Wildland Fire Crew is one.
Check this report when the Maryland Crew is out on assignment during the
fire season since very often their status can be tracked on it. The Maryland
Crew mnemonic is MDS#.
is the place to go for all kinds of Wildland fire information including
a great discussion forum and an excellent selection of links. If you haven't
been to this website, you need to check it out.
DNR Website has a section on the Maryland Wildland Fire Crew program
and has some information discussing the Forest Fire Protection programs
within the state of Maryland. This is a good place to start if you live
in Maryland and are interested in finding out more about the crew.
- E-mail the Webmaster
to send comments or pictures. The Webmaster has been a proud member of
several Maryland Wildland Fire Crews over the past few years and looks
forward to hearing from you!