May 29, 2022

California and U.S. Wildfire Resources (Incl. Near Real-Time Information)

California Resources

Current Fire Incidents (via Cal Fire)

California Office of Emergency Services (OES) News

Northern California Geographic Area Coordination Center

California Interagency Mobilization Guide 2020

California First Responder Live Audio Streams

National Resources

InciWeb (Incident Information System, National)

UPDATED DAILY: Incident Management Situation Report (via National Interagency Fire Information Center)

National Fire News (via National Interagency Fire Information Center)
This report is updated Monday-Friday.

NOAA Hazard Mapping System Fire and Smoke Product
Maps and Data

U.S. Wildfire and Weather Information Map (via ESRI)

Statistics (via NFIC)

Historical Wildland Fire Information

Additional NICC Data

Reference Manuals

2020 National Interagency Mobilization Guide
99 Pages; PDF

Interagency Standards for Fire and Fire Aviation Operations (Red Book)

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.