There’s many resources to help inform the public and provide real-time and near real-time information and safety tips. A number of webmaps have been shared online, include these which have been identified by the crew at GEO Jobe
Amazing before / after imagery webmap from @robinkraft developed using Mapbox and imagery from DigitalGlobe. Pan around to identify areas of destruction, useful for responders and citizens to identify which structures have been destroyed.
Live Fire WebApp, developed in WebAppbuilder for ArcGIS – A clever and informative data resource put together by user pjdohertygis. A number of data layers have been collected and shared here including: Fire locations, reports, MODIS hot spots, hospitals, emergency shelters and more.
View continuously updated information about wildfires and their perimeters from the USGS and other agencies. You can also see live weather warnings and wind information from NOAA, as well as live weather radar from AccuWeather. Get a local perspective on events by turning on geotagged social media from Twitter, YouTube, and Flickr on the Layers tab.
Nevada County Incident Map
more useful wildfire incident and mapping resources:
- The Wildfire Activity Map in ArcGIS Online
- CalFire – active wildfire mapping system
- Esri wildfire response system
- GeoMAC Wildfire viewer
- InciWeb Incident information system
- USGS real-time wildfire information
- Mapbox mapping wildfires with data feeds
- Global incident wildfire maps
- Active Fire Mapping Program