Smoke column rises up over the lake at Glacier National Park


The following is a list of fire news related links:

  • Press Releases relevant to the Department's wildland fire management program and activities
  • OWF Twitter to learn more about wildland fire management and what's happening inside the Department and outside with our interagency partners
  • Fire Season Key Messages, developed by the interagency External Affairs group located at the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) in Boise, Idaho 
  • Direction to Wildland Fire Leadership, national leaders' intent issued annually to the wildland fire management offices at the national, regional/state, and field office levels
  • Monthly Significant Wildland Fire Potential Outlook is published by the Predictive Services unit, located at NIFC, on the first day of each month, usually beginning April 1 each year through the end of the active fire season.
  • Incident Management Situation Report, or Daily Fire Report, is published by the National Interagency Coordination Center (NICC), located at NIFC, by 0530 MDT during the active fire season 
  • Inciweb is a resource provided to the public by the incident management teams which provides a daily update on active fires, photos, and maps  
  • Archive to view past news items