TITLE

Wild in the City

AUTHOR(S)
Cavette, Chris
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Apr2007, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features several wildland fire apparatus and trucks to prevent fire emergencies in California effectively. These rigs are generally more compact and maneuverable that full-size engines, and can be operated with fewer firefighters. Los Angeles County operates a fleet of 4x4 patrol pumpers which is suitable for hot and windy conditions in the area. The government of Reedley maneuvers a 500-gallon tank and Husky foam system to combat wildland areas and vegetation fires.
ACCESSION #
24887317

 

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