Videos

Moving Water to Wildland Fires

Our mission at WATERAX     WATERAX – The work of wildland firefighters benefits us all, yet most people know very little about who they are, what they do and the tools of their trade. Our mission is to place ...

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Fire Sprinkler Systems: Protecting Structures from Firebrands

There is still much that can be done to prevent buildings from burning to the ground     “There were a total of 5.5 million acres burned by wildfires in 2016. On May 1 of that year, a wildfire broke ...

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MINI-STRIKER Fire Pump Cart System

Even at 65 lbs., the system remains ultra-portable     WATERAX – WATERAX is introducing a new lightweight fire pump cart system designed for private landowners. If you live near or in a wildfire area and your property is in ...

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Rape, Harassment, Retaliation in the USFS

Women firefighters tell their stories     PBS NewsHour – Women in the U.S. Forest Service aren’t just fighting fires; some are fighting sexual misconduct in the most remote parts of the country. In an exclusive PBS NewsHour investigation, 34 ...

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Alberta 2017 Wildfire Season

A look back with Peace Helitack Crew 5     Miles Ladd – Just a short highlight video of Peace Helitack Crew 5’s adventures this summer from northern Alberta to Helena Montana

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Slave Lake Unit Crew 2017

A look back at the Alberta wildfire season     Cubes – A summary of the 2017 wildfire season for the Slave Lake (Muskwa) Unit Crew in Alberta. Inside Alberta, we worked all over the Slave Lake district, Livingstone Gap, ...

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New Mexico Crews Ready for Wildfire Season

Wildfire training in Bernalillo County     ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KOB4) – It may still be winter, but firefighters in Bernalillo County are already stepping up their wildfire training. Saturday was a red-flag warning day, which is uncommon in February. It’s ...

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Texas Wildfire Threatens Homes

Texas A&M assisting in Jones County     JONES COUNTY, Texas (KTXS) — Multiple agencies responded to a five acre wildfire in Jones County — just east of the Abilene landfill. The fire — which started about 1 p.m., burned ...

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