TITLE

Seeing is believing

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Charles
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Aug2010, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection's (CAL FIRE) use of video surveillance to gather vital information to assist in its wildfire prevention effort. According to the article, firefighters in CAL FIRE are tasked with protecting 31 million acres of privately owned land in California. Vicom Wireless, a wireless consultancy and solutions vendor, has designed and developed Fire Safe high-definition video camera system mounted on unmanned forest fire lookout towers to provide real-time data.
ACCESSION #
52920649

 

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