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This March 27, 2015 photo provided by the National Park Service's National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) shows the fire shelter currently in use, right, and its protective pouch, at the NIFC in Boise, Idaho. The U.S. Forest Service is working to improve equipment and strategy following the deaths of 19 firefighters in Arizona in the 2013 Yarnell Hill Fire where officials said flames and heat went beyond the current fire shelter's protective capabilities. (AP Photo/National Park Service, Tina Boehle)

Forest Service Seeks Better Fire Shelter

Project leader is Storm King Mountain survivor.

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