TITLE

Rural Areas Need Help to Fight Wildfires

PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Oct2003, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the report "The Changing Role and Needs of Local, Rural, and Volunteer Fire Departments in the Wildland-Urban Interface: An Assessment and Report to Congress," released in August 2003 by the leading fire service organizations in the U.S. Need to train rural firefighters working on the front lines on preparedness to defend at-risk communities and resources; Wildland fire protection tasks of rural firefighters.
ACCESSION #
11813742

 

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