Jun 07, 2014 12:33 pm |
Senate subcommittee to address wildfire preparedness
Western drought raising fire danger concerns
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) —Drought conditions and early-season wildfires in the west have gained the attention of emergency managers on Capitol Hill. On Thursday the Senate Subcommittee on Emergency Management scheduled a briefing titled “Wildfires: Assessing First Responder Training and Capabilities” to evaluate the preparedness.
Firefighters in Northern California ...