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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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What could have been done to make this a safer bonfire? https://t.co/QCwhhSMv59

@smokey_bear 2 hours ago

In 2016,
60,932 human-caused wildfires burned nearly
4 million acres.