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U.S. Forest Service 2019 Fire Communications Webinar

Please join us for the U.S. Forest Service 2019 Fire Communications Webinar

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain Time
You must dial in to the conference call to receive audio, it will not be available through the computer.

Conference call line:

(800) 260-0719
Participant Code: 467528
Adobe Connect URL:  https://usfs.adobeconnect.com/fampa-1000/

 Topics will include:

U.S. Forest Service 2019 Incident Communications Guidance and Key Messages
Photo Captioning and Media Uses Best Practices
Photographer/Videographer BPA’s for Wildfire Use
InciWeb
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Update
Working with Air Resource Advisors – Lessons Learned
USA Targeted External Communications Query – New Media Tool
Questions and Answers

2019 Incident Communications Toolkit

Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Communication Materials

NIFC Urges News Media to Follow FAA Policy & Recommended Best Practices When Seeking to Fly Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Near Wildfires to Ensure Safe, Efficient and Successdul Operations

U.S. Forest Service Chief's Letter on Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Washington Office Fire and Aviation Management UAS Direction and Additional Guidance

Protocols to Respond to News Media and Video and Film Company Requests to Fly UAS on NFS Lands

News Release Template to Urge Public Not to Fly UAS Near Wildfires

Talking Points for News Conferences, Interviews, Public Meetings, and Other Events

Suggested UAS Social Media Posts

“If You Fly, We Can’t” Flyers, Posters and Social Media Graphics

Tread Lightly, Respected Access is Open Access, Don't Fan the Flames

“If You Fly, We Can’t” PSA

News Release Template to Urge Public to Contact FS Before Flying UAS on NFS Lands

News Release Template to Urge Public to Contact Land Managers/Owners Before Flying UAS

News Release Template to Urge Public Visiting NFS Lands to Leave UAS at Home to Enable FS to Safely Perform
Natural Resource Management Mission

News Release Template to Urge Public Visiting Other Lands to Leave UAS at Home to Enable FS to Safely Perform
Natural Resource Management Mission

Modular Airborne Fire Fighting Systems Communications Toolkit

Emergency Support Function (ESF) #4: Firefighting

Introduction to Emergency Support Function #4:
Firefighting Student Manual