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Key features of Wildland Fire Map:

– Detailed Wildland fire incident information from Wildlandfire.com‘s Hotlist!

– MODIS  Hotspot Detection from the NASA GOES WEST R Satellite

– Fire maps with custom overlays including Severe Weather Warnings and NEXRAD Radar.

– Active fire perimeter mapping.

– Powered by Esri.

Wildland Fire Map provides critical incident information for persons affected by wildfire.

The app provides life-saving information for firefighters, responders, and residents of fire prone areas including current weather conditions at the scene of major incidents. As information becomes available, Wildland Fire Map provides perimeter tracking and map imagery.

This app is aimed at anyone requiring more information about Wildland fire incidents.

Disclaimers: Information in this app is updated as incident information becomes available and after the daily National Morning Situation Report. Fire perimeter imagery not available for every fire.

Click here for the download link to iTunes!

 

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7 Comments
  1. BigWhiteDog
    October 22, 2014 Reply

    When is it coming to Android?

  2. Chris Barney
    October 22, 2014 Reply

    As of 2014, there are 800 million iOS users and 1 billion Andriod users. How about a version for the majority of mobile platforms!?

  3. Scott Crosby
    October 23, 2014 Reply

    I have the same question as Chris Barney does.

  4. styxfire
    November 16, 2014 Reply

    What is the source of the “real-time information”… specifically who is supplying the active fire perimeter, and how often? Is it from firefighters on the ground, or from the district’s fire station, or from a FOBS, or from the Situation Unit on a large fire, or determined nightly via analyzing the remotely-sensed imagery…?

    GCS Research in Missoula released an (Android/iPad) app several years ago called “Active Wildland Fires”. Using backgrounds from ESRI’s ArcGIS Online, the app displays daily perimeters from GeoMAC (which are submitted by Situation Units on team fires).

    I’m trying to understand how the two apps compare, and if one is truly “REAL-TIME”, what is the source of the real-time info. Thankyou.

  5. Dwk
    July 30, 2015 Reply

    Yes when are going to come out with the android version

  6. Info
    September 24, 2015 Reply

    @Chris, Scott, and Dwk. We are working hard to have a Android version of this application. We will put our heads down during off fire season to get this finalized.

    @styxfire: The hotpin is a trademark data source from wildlandfire.com. As you are aware the intel on this site is pretty darn “real-time”. It is 5-18 hours faster regarding the “where” of the fire in comparison to GeoMac, CalFire, and Inciweb. Once the hotpin is dropped the perimeter typically populates hours after. The MODIS thermals are from satellite and will update once the sat orbits over.

  7. JLA
    August 20, 2016 Reply

    The link to the app doesn’t work anymore and I can’t find it in the app store. Has the app been taken down?

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