Wildland Firefighting

Trabuco Crew 1, 2017 Wildfire Season

A look back with a California wildfire crew     carlos rama – This video is about Trabuco Crew-1 fire season 2017

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Report Blasts California Wildfire Tactics

Oversight agency takes on environmental management     SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) – The Little Hoover Commission is blasting California for “an unprecedented environmental catastrophe” due to “a century of mismanaging Sierra Nevada forests.” That’s the conclusion of a new report, ...

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Bear Mountain and Black Hat Handcrew, 2017

A look back at the 2017 wildfire season     SD Wildland Fire – The Bear Mountain and Black Hat Handcrews are considered Type 2 Initial Attack handcrews and are comprised of 22 firefighters each. The primary function of the ...

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Rappelling into the Scene

Firefighters rappel down to fight a lightning fire     Mar Wall – I rappelled four firefighters into a lightning fire near Lake Wenatchee, WA. (2016)

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Pacific Cascade Firelines

Fire line footage from 2017   Jack Ramsay – Wildland Fire 2017 – Washington State

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Helmet Cam: Creek Fire

Pilot’s view on the first day of the fire     Pilot Dave – Helmet cam footage from first day of Creek Fire near Sylmar, CA.

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Cougar Creek Complex Fire, WA

Working hand line with Hand Crew Nettleship     Alan M. Thornton – Initial Attack on spot fire, Cougar Creek Complex, Mt Adams Washington. Working hand line with Hand Crew Nettleship. Some video and still footage from mopping up on ...

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Full Alignment

Three predictors of fire behavior: weather, topography, and fuel   There are three predictors when calculating fire behavior in the wildland-urban interface (WUI): weather, topography, and fuel. (Photo by Pixabay.)   By Seth Barker | FireRescue Magazine Volume 13, Issue ...

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MRCA 2017 Wildfire Season

A look back with Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority     MRCA Fire Division – 2017 Fire Season

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Del Rosa Hotshots 2017

A look back at the 2017 wildfire season     Francois Shoumounejad – Del Rosa Hotshots 2017 fire season

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