Tag Archives: Oregon

Mobile Attack Training

Pump and Roll training from Oregon     Oregon Department of Forestry – Also known as Pump & Roll, or Rolling Attack, Mobile Attack is an Initial Attack direct tactic ideal for quick-moving fires in light vegetation. As demonstrated by ...

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Scientists Warn Oregon Lags in Disaster Preparedness

Lawmakers didn’t specify why funding for ShakeAlert and AlertWildfire was abandoned     By SARAH ZIMMERMAN Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon state lawmakers abandoned a multimillion-dollar project to develop early warning systems for earthquakes and wildfires, and scientists ...

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Oregon State University Study Aims to Improve Wildfire Modeling

Team plans to examine how temperature and flammable gasses impact fuel conditions     BEND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon State University project backed by more than $2 million in federal money could help firefighters better predict how wildfires behave ...

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Lakeview, Oregon 2018 Wildfire Season

A look back at least year’s wildfire season     Travis Hill – Follow me on my journey to better the world one fire at a time

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Oregon Governor Searches for Ways to Stem Wildfires

“We have to re-examine how we fight fire,”     By ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The federal government needs to send more resources to do more forest thinning on public lands in Oregon, Gov. Kate Brown ...

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