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USDAgov posted a photo: Panorama of the Geronimo Interagency Hotshot Crew along forest road #ORFire
Panorama of the Geronimo Interagency Hotshot Crew (IHC) as they keep watch on their burnout along a forest road. This will help stop the main fire when it comes to this location in the Big Windy Complex, approximately 15 miles west of Interstate 5 and northeast of Galice, OR, on Friday, Aug 9, 2013 in Oregon. The Geronimo Hotshots are from the San Carlos Apache Tribal Natural Resources Program, in San Carlos AZ. Hotshots are highly trained wild land firefighters that normally work in remote locations under arduous conditions.
****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. View blog top tags ---------------------