Driven by widespread drought and fueled by forests and brush-lands that were and still are choked with overgrowth of "biomass" (small trees and brush), the 2002 wildland fire season in the United States was the second-busiest encountered within the last 50 years. Photo by Robert M...
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Hotel/motel lodging is available as well as campsite facilities for tents at the Embry-Riddle University. RV camping is also available at nearby Willow Lake RV Park.
To register contact:
- Arizona Wildfire Academy
P.O Box 2554
Kori C. Kirkpatrick-Coordinator
Prescott, AZ 86302
For additional information contact:
- Fire Chief Don Howard
Summit Fire District
8905 N. Koch Field Road
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
Robert M. Winston, a Firehouse® contributing editor, is a 33-year veteran of the fire service and a retired Boston Fire Department district fire chief. He is a wildland/urban interface and structural fire service presenter and adjunct college instructor. Winston can be contacted at 928-541-9215 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.