The Northern Rockies
Coordination Group (NRCG) is established to provide an interagency
approach to wildland fire management and
all-risk support on all land ownerships within the States of Montana,
North Dakota, northern Idaho, and a small portion of South Dakota and
NRCG is made up of
representatives from the Montana Firewarden's Association,
Montana Disaster and Emergency Services Division, Montana Department of
Natural Resources and Conservation, Idaho Department of Lands, North
Dakota Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service,
Bureau of Indian Affairs, Fish and Wildlife Service, Forest Service,
Montana Fire Chief's Association, and Montana Sheriff's and Peace Officer's Association.
The purpose of the NRCG
is to further interagency cooperation, communications, coordination, and
to provide interagency fire management direction and all-risk support for
the Northern Rockies Geographic Area.