Tools of the Trade

High-tech firefighting tools - like satellite imagery, fire behavior modeling, fire-retardant materials and water delivery systems - continue to improve, but the most crucial elements are still wildland firefighters and hand tools.

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@smokey_bear 12 hours ago
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Stay cool out there! With warmer weather comes an even higher risk for wildfires! Be vigilant about wildfire preven… https://t.co/NGsMFUcfE6

@smokey_bear 12 hours ago

In 2019,
87% of wildfires were caused by humans.


(Source: nifc.gov)