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.

Smokey Bear Says...

@smokey_bear 2 days ago
Smokey Bear profile illustration
Smokey Bear profile illustration

Smokey Bear Says...

The future is bright thanks to #OnlyYou. 🌲 🌸 Thank you Ellie.Paisley on Instagram for this vibrant work of art and… https://t.co/qnJ8j8X20C

@smokey_bear 2 days ago

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


(Source: nifc.gov)