Firefighters in California continued their battle against the Lake Fire in the Los Angeles area even as numerous fires continue to burn across the state. Fire photographer Rick McClure offered some photos of crews on the lines.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey ordered flags lowered at all state buildings Tuesday to honor the elite firefighters from Prescott who died in 2013 while battling a wildfire northwest of Phoenix.
On June 30, 2013, 19 firefighters with the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew were killed battling the Yarnell Hill Fire in Arizona.
Check out the 2020 Fire Engineering Wildland Supplement, which features a variety of pieces on wildland firefighting and is bundled with our June issue.
Preparation and knowledge are the best tools for effectiveness, and knowing your enemy is the best tool to keep you and your personnel safe in the wildland urban interface.
Kevin Cashman describes the unique challenges initial attack poses to firefighters when fighting a fire in the wildland urban interface and ways to help increase effectiveness and safety.
Fire photographer Rick McClure shared some photos from the scene of a recent brush fire in the Pacoima section of Los Angeles, California.
Acela Truck Company recently announced that it has expanded its line of Monterra™ high-mobility response apparatus to include wildland and urban interface fire trucks.