Drill Tools

Captain Jeff Cowan reviewing procedures at a drill.
  • link opens in new tab or windowUSCG Incident Management Handbook (PDF)
    link opens in new tab or windowEPA Incident Management Handbook (PDF) - The Incident Management Handbooks (IMH) are designed to assist personnel in the use of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) & Incident Command System (ICS) during multi-agency response operations and planned events. The IMH is an easy reference job aid for spill responders. It is not a policy document, but rather guidance for response personnel.
  • link opens in new tab or windowDrills & Exercises Evaluation Guidance Manual (PDF) - The Drills and Exercises Evaluation Guidance Manual is a reference document assembled to provide direction and insight for OSPR staff and the regulated industry to meet OSPR drill requirements. It contains a description of types of exercises, describes the exercise evaluation process, PREP objectives and an interface between PREP and ICS structure. The use of this manual is not required for drills and exercises in California. Rather, it is intended to enhance the experience of participants and evaluators. Additional beneficial comments are welcome and may be submitted to OSPR drill coordinators for insertion into future revisions.

ACP Plans

Incident Command System

GIS Response Applications

  • link opens in new tab or window(ERMA) Environmental Response Management Application - The Environmental Response Management Application ® (ERMA) is a web-based Geographic Information System (GIS) tool for emergency response. It contains data published by local stakeholders and the regional response community. It was designed by NOAA, the University of New Hampshire and U.S. EPA.

Contact Information

Michael Zamora
Email: Michael.Zamora@wildlife.ca.gov
Phone: (916) 327-9406

Last update : 8/6/2019 2:17:03 PM