The Southwest Coordination Center (SWCC)
is the interagency
focal point for coordinating the mobilization of resources between the twelve Federal and State Dispatch Centers
of the Southwest Area
and, when necessary, the National Coordination Center
in Boise, ID. Located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the SWCC mobilizes resources for wildland fire, prescribed fire, and other all-risk incidents. In addition, the Center provides Predictive Services and Intelligence related-products in support of incident management decision-making for wildland fire managers and on-the-ground wildland firefighters. >More...
, the primary audience for the information provided on the SWCC website is the active wildland firefighting community for the purpose of planning and strategical operations (see Site Disclaimer
). As such, this site is not designed to be the primary general wildland fire information website for the Southwest Area. Each state located within the boundaries of the Southwest Area has their own established site (see Incident Information