Overview

Emergency Management Maps are used by emergency management and public safety staff to produce a standard set of maps used in briefing and response activities. Several of the incident-based map documents were developed using specifications from the GIS Standard Operating Procedures on Incidents (GSTOP) distributed by NWCG.

There are four map products included in this solution, Incident Action Plan, Incident Action Plan Map Book, Incident Briefing Map, and Hazard Map. The Incident Action Plan is an 8.5 by 11 inch map product that can be used to support operations and personnel and complements the Incident Action Plan Index Map. The Incident Action Plan Map Book is developed with Data Driven Pages and the 1 kilometer and 10 kilometer U.S. National Grid (USNG). The Incident Briefing Map is an ANSI E-sized map with details about the specific incident and the surrounding area. The Hazard Map displays the key natural and technological hazards. It's an example of a planning and analysis map and can be enhanced to better analyze the data to support additional planning and mitigation efforts.

Requirements

Requirement Description
Experience
  • Map production workflows in ArcMap
Software
Map authoring
  • ArcMap 10.3 - 10.5 (Basic, Standard, or Advanced)

What you get

When you download the Emergency Management Maps map, the download includes the following:

Directory Item Description
Application FontsandStyles A folder with TrueType fonts and style files used for symbolizing the points, lines, and polygons.
Output A folder containing the final output IncidentActionPlanIndexMap.pdf.
MapsandGeodatabase HazardMap.mxd A map document used to author the Hazard map.
IncidentActionPlan.mxd A map document used to author the Incident Action Plan map.
IncidentActionPlanDDP.mxd A map document used to author the Incident Action Plan map book.
IncidentActionPlanIndexMap.mxd A map document used to author the Incident Action Plan Index map.
IncidentBriefingMap.mxd A map document used to author the Incident Briefing map.
HazardMap.pdf A sample Hazard map.
IncidentActionPlan.pdf A sample Incident Action Plan map.
IncidentActionPlanIndexMap.pdf A sample index map.
IncidentActionPlanMapBook.pdf A sample Incident Action Plan map book.
IncidentBriefingMap.pdf A sample Incident Briefing map.
LocalGovernment.tbx A toolbox with tools for constructing the Incident Action Plan map book.
LocalGovernment.gdb ArcGIS for Local Government geodatabase with content from the City of Naperville, Illinois.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for Emergency Management Maps.

Date Description
January 2017
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.5
February 2016
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.4
December 2014
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.3
  • The most recent Local Government toolbox
  • The most recent LocalGovernment.gdb
June 2014
  • The most recent Local Government toolbox
  • The most recent LocalGovernment.gdb
December 2013
  • The most recent Local Government toolbox

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