Editor’s Note: New South Wales Rural Fire Service’s (RFS) specialized remote area fire teams (RAFT), developed and pioneered by its volunteers, were created in responseÂ to the tragic 2003 Canberra Fires. To reach remote fires, they travel by 4WD, hike and are sometimes winched in from helicopters. A normal New South Wales (NSW) fire season lasts […]
March-April 2013 Wildfire Magazine
A comprehensive update on information technology and the work of managing fires, where we are with wildland fire medicine, and the winners of the 2012 Photo Contest.