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Wildland fire use.

Wildland fire use.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

  • Wildfires -- United States -- Prevention and control.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet ([9] p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17727001M

      I became a Type 2 wildland firefighter in May , received HECM training during the S course at Campbell Field in Anchorage, then completed the task book during the Swan Lake Fire. Many different types of aircraft were used during the Swan Lake Fire, including a variety of Bell helicopters, a K-Max helicopter and Canadair Super Scoopers. The beauty of a good book is that it can tell a story to an interested young reader or be a useful fire education resource for a group. Whether you’re seeking out great stories or images to craft a lesson for a group of kids or just looking for another way to share your passion for wildland fire, this reading list includes books I've found useful in my work with students of all ages.

    for cutting light brush. Intended for use on wildland fire-lines and for general forest work and trail maintenance. Forest Service Spec (NFES #) For replacement tool handle, see NSN Mattock (Pulaski Tool) This ax-and-hoe combination tool is designed for fire-line digging and chopping. Fire Management Planning. Fire management plans are required for all parks with burnable fire management plan is a document that lays out how fire management strategies and tactics will protect values-at-risk (such as structures, viewsheds, archeological sites, etc.) and provide the necessary tools to meet resource and park management goals and objectives.

    Wildland Fire Behavior S Student Workbook NOVEMBER NFES Sponsored for NWCG publication by the NWCG Training Working Team. The use of trade, firm, or corporation names in this publication is for the information and convenience of the reader and does not constitute an endorsement by the National Wildfire Coordinating Group of any.   “Fire Crew” — a new book about wildland firefighting Author Bill Gabbert Posted on December 5, Aug Categories Uncategorized Tags books.

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