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Governance and Engagement

The Integrated Reporting of Wildland-Fire Information (IRWIN) investment is governed by the Wildland Fire Information and Technology (WFIT) governance structure. It will follow all relevant capital planning and investment guidelines for the Department of the Interior.

The lifecycle of the IRWIN investment is planned through Fiscal Year 2026. Development of IRWIN capability is planned from 2012 to 2016. During the development timeframe, IRWIN is planned to integrate data from twenty-two (22) partner applications.

Extended Team Project Plan

The IRWIN Extended Team Project Management Plan is the top-level controlling document for the IRWIN project. This project plan defines the framework in which the IRWIN project will be executed. It defines the technical and managerial processes required to complete the project and meet the requirements as defined by the wildland fire business community.

Engagement and Timing

The following applications are priorities for data exchange through IRWIN. The associated dates are based on current understanding of priority and ability to integrate. These will be adjusted, as needed, based on stakeholder and application team input.

IRWIN Engagement and Timing - Read and Write Systems
System Discovery Development Operations & Maintenance
WildCAD 2012 2013 2014
FireCode 2012 2013 2014
Incident Command System (ICS) 209 2012 2013 2014
Wildland Fire Decision Support System (WFDSS) 2012 2013 2014
Integrated Fire Management - Alaska Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) 2013 2013 2014
Dispatch Tracker - Texas Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) 2013 2014 2014
National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) UNIT ID 2013 2014 2015
e-ISuite (Read Only) 2013 2014 2015
FIRESTAT (Read Only) 2014 2015 2016
Data Warehouse (Read Only) 2014 2015 2016
INFORM – Next Generation Wildland Fire Management Information-Fire Reporting Module (WFMI–FR) 2017 2017 2018
National Fire Plan Operations and Reporting System (NFPORS) 2017 2018 2019
Forest Service Activity Tracking Support (FACTS) 2017 2018 2019
Interagency Resource Ordering Capability (IROC) 2017 2018/2019 2020
Fire Management Information System (FMIS) 2014 2015 2016
Other CAD applications When available and/or as the schedule allows

Last modified: Thursday, 04-Jan-2018 12:00:10 CST