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Wildland Fire Decision Support System

Welcome to the Wildland Fire Decision Support System (WFDSS)!

WFDSS will be down for maintenance purposes Friday, 6/21/19 2200 MDT through 0600 MDT Monday 6/24/19. Both Production and Training will be offline and inaccessible to all users. WFDSS is receiving a hardware upgrade that will result in greater stability for the application.

The Planned WFDSS Outage Summary document contains additional information to help you prepare, and is intended to provide the most current information about outage status and possible delays.

Note: Click WFDSS Known Issues to see the list of the most current issues and suggested workarounds for WFDSS.

This system assists fire managers and analysts in making strategic and tactical decisions for fire incidents. It has replaced the WFSA (Wildland Fire Situation Analysis), Wildland Fire Implementation Plan (WFIP), and Long-Term Implementation Plan (LTIP) processes with a single process that is easier to use, more intuitive, linear, scalable, and progressively responsive to changing fire complexity.

WFDSS integrates the various applications used to manage incidents into a single system, which streamlines the analysis and reporting processes.

WFDSS provides the following advantages over previous systems:

Before you log into WFDSS, make sure you read and understand the system Rules of Behavior.

WFDSS follows an analytic deliberative process for decision making. The following graphic displays this process. Click here for further information.

Figure 1: Risk Informed Decision Process and WFDSS

Risk Informed Decision Process and WFDSS

Last updated on 6/17/2019 3:02:49 PM.