Chainsaw Training for BLM Firefighters Ahead of Fire Season

Sharpening up their skills

 

(Idaho News 6, YouTube)

 

Idaho News 6 -Thanks to a unique partnership with Twin Falls Parks and Rec and the Rock Creek Initiative, the firefighters have a change to sharpen up their chainsaw skills in a real world environment much closer to home this year.

See also  Wildfire Traps Thousands at Australian Town’s Waterfront

Topics

Sharpening up their skills     Idaho News 6 -Thanks to a unique partnership with Twin Falls Parks and Rec and the Rock Creek Initiative, the firefighters have a change to sharpen up their chainsaw skills in a real world environment much closer to home this year. See also  Raises Proposed for California State Firefighters

Get The Wildland Firefighter Newsletter

Related Articles

Eight Firefighters Suffer Heat Injuries in CA Route Fire

Eight Firefighters Suffer Heat Injuries in CA Route Fire

CASTAIC, Calif. (AP) — California wildfires erupted Wednesday in rural areas, racing through bone-dry brush and prompting evacuations as the state sweltered under a heat wave that could last through Labor Day. Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency with...

Sheriff: Two Dead in Northern CA Wildfire

Sheriff: Two Dead in Northern CA Wildfire

WEED, Calif. (AP) — Two people have died in a blaze that ripped through a Northern California town, said Siskiyou County Sheriff Jeremiah LaRue. LaRue shared the news of the fatalities Sunday afternoon during a community meeting held at an elementary school north of...