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  1. FDIC 2014: Session: Rapid Structure Triage in the Wildland Urban Interface

    Conference Sessions

    Tue, 8 Apr 2014

    Rapid Structure Triage in the Wildland Urban Interface Session # Format: Classroom Session (Single Speaker/1.45 HOUR) Ability Level Ability Level: All Levels

  2. Training: Wildland-Urban Interface Fires

    Video

    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    re here to talk about wildland urban interface fires. Those fires that happen ..... into that wild, wild land urban interface zone. We are seeing that we ..... a large fire in one of these urban interface fire areas. That is a there

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    Today we're here to talk about wildland urban interface fires. Those fires that happen outside of the cities, outside of the suburbs, in that area close to the forest or the
    further and further away from our cities, into that wild, wild land urban interface zone. We are seeing that we typically do not see within our communities. We're dealing with a type of fire. That is
    o'clock news every time there's a large fire in one of these urban interface fire areas. That is a there's a there's a big traffic jam. And so know that's gonna know that's gonna be a
  1. Wildland Firefighting: New Free Wildland/Urban Interface Fires Program Available

    Online Articles

    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    is now available. Wildland/ Urban Interface Fires address the fact that urban ..... service, including wildland/ urban interface fires, during his 34 years of ..... FIREFIGHTER TRAINING Wildland Urban Interface : Ensuring the "Defensibility

  2. FDIC 2014: Session: Rapid Structure Triage in the Wildland Urban Interface

    Conference Sessions

    Tue, 8 Apr 2014

    5:15PM Rapid Structure Triage in the Wildland Urban Interface Twain Harte Fire and Rescue (CA) Description This ..... structure triage decisions when operating in the wildland urban interface (WUI). The focus will be on identifying the triage

  3. Pierce Demos New PUC Wildland-Urban Interface Apparatus

    Online Articles

    Fri, 17 Jun 2011

    growing need for wildland and urban interface emergency response. APPLETON ..... capabilities of a new Type 1 wildland- urban interface firefighting vehicle that incorporates ..... performance for wildland and urban interface firefighting in regions of the country

  4. Fire Service Industry News: Papers Invited for ASTM International Symposium on Wildland-Urban Interface Fires

    Online Articles

    Mon, 30 Dec 2013

    for a symposium on Structure Ignition in Wildland- Urban Interface (WUI) Fires, to be held June 18-19, 2015 at ..... into communities, commonly referred to as Wildland- Urban Interface (WUI) fires, are a significant problem in Australia

  5. Recognizing the Suburban/Urban Interface

    Online Articles

    Wed, 22 Feb 2012

    inhabited by people. Wildland/ urban interface challenges for mitigation are ..... the country. The suburban/ urban interface has crept up and caught many ..... when operating in the suburban/ urban interface . (2) Forcible-entry teams

  6. Recognizing the Suburban/Urban Interface

    Online Articles

    Wed, 22 Feb 2012

    inhabited by people. Wildland/ urban interface challenges for mitigation are ..... the country. The suburban/ urban interface has crept up and caught many ..... when operating in the suburban/ urban interface . (2) Forcible-entry teams

  7. Anchor and Hold Water Delivery Evolutions for Wildland-Urban Interface Firefighting Operations

    Online Articles

    Tue, 13 Mar 2012

    structural protection operations in the wildland- urban Interface (WUI). Structure protection involves actual fire ..... kept low based on the typical structures found in an urban - interface situation: single-family homes. Before deploying

  8. Wildland fire and urban interface : Three things you can do now

    Online Articles

    Wed, 24 Oct 2007

    California now, the issue of fire in the wildland urban interface (WUI) is one that impacts an increasing number of ..... department. Despite the rapid growth of wildland urban interface fires across the U.S., many departments have not