Specialist Groups​​​​​​



The FIRESCOPE Task Force is representative of FIRESCOPE Board of Director Member Agencies with representatives providing operational and functional expertise in the areas of mutual aid, ICS, and MACS. The FIRESCOPE Board of Directors is responsible for determining Task Force size and agency make-up.

The FIRESCOPE Task Forces primary responsibilities include the provision of technical expertise and support to the FIRESCOPE Joint Operations Team and the FIRESCOPE Executive Coordinator to address issues influencing mutual aid, ICS, and MACS applications. Additionally, they are responsible for coordinating with the National Wildfire Coordinating Group's (NWCG) Incident Operations Standards Working Team in addressing ICS and MACS applications to ensure that FIRESCOPE-developed products are compatible with National Incident Management System (NIMS)-developed products.

Finally, the FIRESCOPE Task Force serves as the technical staffing element, providing recommendations to the Operations Team on issues influencing ICS and MACS components. The Task Force provides a level of quality control in the development and application of FIRESCOPE products and coordination with NWCG on common issues that influence ICS and MACS development at the national level.

 Upcoming Meetings



2022 December Task Force Meetinghttps://firescope.caloes.ca.gov/Governance/Lists/Meeting Announcements/DispForm.aspx?ID=1642022 December Task Force Meeting1642022-12-13T08:00:00Z2022-12-14T08:00:00Z2022-12-13T08:00:00Z
January 2023 Task Force Meetinghttps://firescope.caloes.ca.gov/Governance/Lists/Meeting Announcements/DispForm.aspx?ID=173January 2023 Task Force Meeting1732023-01-23T08:00:00Z2023-01-24T08:00:00Z2023-01-23T08:00:00Z

 Group Documents



May 2022 FIRESCOPE Task Force Meeting Minuteshttps://firescope.caloes.ca.gov/SiteCollectionDocuments/May 2022 FIRESCOPE Task Force Meeting Minutes.pdfMay 2022 FIRESCOPE Task Force Meeting Minutes2022-09-20T07:00:00Z

 Document Archive

Task Force documents from past years can be found on the Leadership Documents page​, sorted by year.