Wildland firefighting practices

Wildland firefighting practices

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This new, well-illustrated text describes in detail all aspects of wildland firefighting. Written in a clear, qhow toq style by a seasoned fire officer, it provides a comprehensive explanation of all the skills a firefighter needs to operate effectively against any type of wildland blaze. Step-by-step photographs of actual operations make it easy for the student to understand the material; illustrations and graphs reinforce the learning process. This text leaves students with a complete understanding of the challenges they will face - and with the skills and confidence to meet the challenges of being a wildland firefighter.(Keywords: Firefighting)... 15 Surfactant, 203 Swamper, 181 Swimming pools, 102 Tactical plan, developing, 132 Tactics and strategy, 110-119 attacking the fire, 117-118 evaluating tools for the job, 114 forecasting, 115 forming action plan, 115 operational modes, anbsp;...

Title:Wildland firefighting practices
Author:Joseph Lowe
Publisher:Delmar Pub - 2000-08-04


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