Moving Water to Wildland Fires

The WATERAX mission

 

 

WATERAX – The work of wildland firefighters benefits us all, yet most people know very little about who they are, what they do and the tools of their trade.

Our mission is to place powerful, precision engineered pumps into the hands of the dedicated men and women who protect our forests and most cherished natural resources from the ravages of wildfires!

See also  October 2018 National Significant Wildland Fire Potential Outlook

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