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Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Safety Video: Dry Tree vs. High Moisture #Christmas Tree Fire
This dramatic clip illustrates what happens when fire touches a dry vs. well-watered Christmas tree
Dry Tree vs. High Moisture Tree Fire
This video shows the ignition propensity of a properly maintained Fraser fir Christmas tree compared to that of a dry tree
****REMINDER**** Every fire has the ability to be catastrophic. The wildland fire management environment has profoundly changed. Growing numbers of communities, across the nation, are experiencing longer fire seasons; more frequent, bigger, and more severe, fires are a real threat. Be careful with all campfires and equipment.
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