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Prison reform is one reason why firefighter numbers have declined and why conservation camp sizes have shrunk
Texas A&M Forest Service said the firefighter is held on a $300,000 bond for setting multiple brush fires
Officials said the plane was scooping water from the Hauser Reservoir while fighting the Horse Gulch Fire northeast of Helena
The New Jersey Forest Service says the wildfire in the Wharton State Forest is 65% contained
The city of Oroville canceled its annual Fourth of July fireworks celebration as CAL FIRE firefighters work in extreme heat to contain the Thompson Fire
The inaugural “Girls in Green” camp in Pine Valley introduced teen girls to various professions in the U.S. Forest Service
The wildfire that tore through Lahaina was the deadliest in the U.S. in over a century
Years later, experts are still contemplating the crew’s actions in the context of other major LODD events
The 7-mile roundtrip hike is an opportunity to pay respects to the 19 firefighters killed during the Yarnell Hill Fire
Through the televised memorial service, books and big screen dramatization, countless Americans discovered the story of 19 fallen firefighters
LAFD PIO Erik Scott said the firefighter suffered significant head trauma
Officials reported the Post Fire in Los Angeles County is 20% contained
The best way to help firefighters working wildfires is a simple “thank you”
As the “special ops” of wildland firefighting, smokejumpers need specialized skills to succeed in extreme conditions
Stay safe and get the contract as a wildland fire contractor with proper wildland fire training, gear and PPE
There’s a greater-than-ever demand for wildland firefighters; here’s how to get started
Alameda County Firefighter Brandon Franco was burned while fighting the Corral Fire
ESO’s Trend Report breaks down coming innovations and game-changing initiatives
Juries in multiple verdicts have ordered PacifiCorp to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to victims
The Corral Fire caused the evacuation of parts of city of Tracy before it was 50% contained
New satellite missions are based on a growing interest in spotting wildfires and relaying information to fire crews
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In “The Lost Bus,” Matthew McConaughey plays a bus driver who helps navigate a bus full of children through the 2018 wildfire
Cameras using artificial intelligence can help agencies create smarter wildfire response plans
Maui officials say other methods of alerting residents would have been used if they knew of cellphone outages
Regulators are facing insurance companies not renewing policies due to high risk
Wildfire in the Wharton State Forest is 75% contained according to latest update
The Maui fire report points at equipment, communication and a lack of mutual aid plans