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  1. Wildland Firefighting 101

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    Thu, 26 Jun 2014

    maintain a safe firefighting environment ..... be it for wildland , hazmat , structure ..... Protective wildland firefighting clothing is ..... fabrics. Unlike structural turnouts, wildland ..... require multiple engine companies supported

  2. Firefighting Techniques: From Wildland Firefighting to Structural Firefighting : Applying LCES

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    Wed, 29 Jan 2014

    barrier? Wildland firefighters ..... untenable. Wildland firefighters ..... structure fires, hazmat incidents ..... world of wildland firefighting , there ..... LCES and structural firefighting ..... second-due engine officer actually ..... intervention team ( RIT )] members

  1. Wildland Firefighting 101, Part 2

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    Thu, 26 Jun 2014

    ground-based firefighting effort ..... During your wildland suppression ..... fast moving wildland fire. Resources ..... assigned to structural protection at a wildland fire will ..... cannot put an engine at every ..... Engineering. Hazmat 101 High

  2. Wildland Firefighting : NFFF Video Presents Lessons from South Canyon Fire That Killed 14 Firefighters

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    Thu, 30 May 2013

    Wildland Firefighting : Everyone Goes Home , a video ..... Maloney of CoolWater Multi Media, Wildland Firefighting : Everyone Goes Home shows the ..... of this devastating blow to the wildland firefighting community. Veteran wildland firefighters

  3. Wildland Firefighting : Firefighters Changed Approach After Destructive '93 CA Wildfire

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    Mon, 6 May 2013

    to shift their approach to wildland firefighting in the area. Driven by the ..... confined the wildfire to rugged wildland areas. Read additional details ..... ms/10dTYZj . For more on firefighting in the wildland -urban interface, consider

  4. New Disney Movie Incorporates Wildland Firefighting

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    Thu, 10 Jul 2014

    released later this month uses wildland firefighting as its backdrop. Set to be ..... features a dynamic crew of elite firefighting aircraft devoted to protecting ..... The movie features various firefighting planes voiced by a number of

  5. Wildland Firefighting : Government Shutdown Forces OK Firm to Lay Off Firefighters

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    Wed, 9 Oct 2013

    An Oklahoma City (OK) firm that specializes in wildland firefighting and works closely with the federal government has had to lay off a dozen employees since the government shut down last week. Chloeta

  6. Retiring Air Force Planes Eyed for California Wildland Firefighting

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    Tue, 8 Oct 2013

    Defense to turn some surplus military aircraft into wildland firefighting tools. The Air Force is phasing out a cargo plane ..... Service is looking to replace its aging fleet of firefighting aircraft and the C-27Js are a perfect fit to help

  7. Wildland Firefighting : CO Lawmakers Consider State Firefighting Fleet

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    Thu, 11 Apr 2013

    state of Colorado is consider establishing its own wildland firefighting fleet. After last year's devastating wildfire ..... division that would have the power to buy or lease firefighting aircraft, according to a report from the Associated

  8. TetraKO Introduces New TurboMixer and Wildland Skid Firefighting Delivery Systems

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    Thu, 26 Jul 2012

    TurboMixer and Wildland Skid firefighting systems for fire ..... more effective firefighting adhering gel ..... TurboMixer and Wildland Skid systems ..... urban and rural firefighting demands, including ..... that involve wildland urban interface