The Eastern Area Coordination Center (EACC)
federal and state wildland fire agencies within the twenty-state
Eastern Area (EA)
. EACC provides logistical support, resources,
and intelligence for anticipated and ongoing wildland fire activity.
EACC facilitates movement of resources (people, aircraft, ground
equipment) among the EA member agencies
their individual units. EACC monitors wildfire potential, weather,
and wildland fire use within the EA. EACC also responds to requests
for support to other geographic areas from the National
Interagency Coordination Center
(NICC) at Boise, ID.
The EACC website is composed of five subpages.
- The Incident Information section
is designed to provide the general public with daily updates
on large fires, fire restrictions, and other activity throughout
the Eastern Area.
- The Predictive Services area
provides operational products and links to incident situation
information, maps, resources, current fire weather conditions,
forecasts, fuels and fire danger indices, as well as daily,
weekly and monthly fire weather/fire danger oultooks.
- The Logistics/Dispatch page
provides detailed operation and information links for aviation,
crews, equipment and overhead, including Incident Management
- The Administrative page
provides fire and incident management tools and links including
policies and reports, business management, forms, safety,
software applications, and training.
- The Related Links page provides
links to related Internet websites within the Eastern Area
To learn more about the Eastern Area Coordination Center and Geographic Area,
click on About Us