A variety of resources are available to help make the most use of the Nevada Wildfire Risk Assessment (WRA) results and the Nevada Natural Resources and Fire Information Portal (NV Resource & Fire Portal) web application. Support, documentation and reference information is available from several sources. Key resources are provided below.
A step-by-step guide on how to use NV Resource and Fire Portal is provided. The manual provides all the information necessary to learn how to use both the Public and Professional Viewer applications.
Custom training on how to use the Nevada Wildfire Risk Assessment results and the NV Resource and Fire Portal application is available from the Nevada Division of Forestry (NDF). If you are interested in receiving training for your organization, you can reach us by using the NV Portal's contact page.
Support for use of the Nevada WRA data and the Professional Viewer application within NV Resource and Fire Portal is available by sending an email to the NDF Help Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Professional Viewer application is intended for use by fire planners and land managers. For general inquiries, especially regarding the Public Viewer or the Nevada WRA data, please use the NV Portal's contact page. This will allow you to pose questions, make suggestions and provide feedback. We welcome and encourage your comments so we can continue to improve NV Resource and Fire Portal to better meet your needs.
Users are also encouraged to check out the information available on the Nevada Division of Forestry website. More information is available including guidelines for protecting your home and property from wildfire through mitigation, minimum standards for developing a Community Wildfire Protection Plan(CWPP), requirements for a community to receive the Firewise Communities USA™ designation and templates for developing a CWPP and a Forest Stewardship Plan.