Wildland Fire IRPG Incident Response Pocket Guide Notebook (2018 Edition)

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Wildland Fire IRPG Incident Response Pocket Guide Notebook (2018 Edition)

PMS 461 / NFES 001077

This pocket-sized guide provides a collection of best practices related to wildland firefighting. Includes valuable checklists and commonly used information. 2018 Edition.

Brand: National Wildfire Coordination Group
MPN: 001077
UNSPSC: 14111514
 

2018 Edition Revision Summary

NEW REFERENCES:

  • Smoke Hazards and Mitigations
  • Smoke and Transportation Safety
  • Principles of Airtanker and Water Scooper Use
  • Recommended Retardant Coverage Levels
  • Important Winds to Firefighters
  • Alignments and Patterns for Dangerout Fire Behavior
  • Helicopter Extraction Operations

 

DELETED REFERENCES:

  • Flight Following
  • Working with Airtankers
  • Severe Fire Behavior Potential Related to RH and Fuel Moisture Content

 

EXISTING REFERENCES WITH SIGNIFICANT CHANGES:

  • Added Assets/Values at Risk to Size Up Report
  • Added LCES to Briefing Checklist
  • Revised Look Up, Down, and Around
  • Added Critical Burn Period to Common Denominators of Fire Behavior on Tragedy Fires
  • Emphasized effects of slope and wind on Safety Zones
  • Updated Wildland Urban Interface Firefighting
  • Removed the 30/30 Rule in Thunderstorm Safety
  • Edited Last Resort Survival
  • Updated Aviation User Checklist
  • Revised Retardant Use Reminders
  • Updated Directing Retardant and Bucket Drops
  • Updated Spot Weather Forecast information
  • Updated Medical section including the Medical Incident Report