Home Tags Wildland/WUI
This Request for Proposal (RFP) is for current or retired individuals with extensive experience and knowledge in Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) response, preparedness, mitigation and risk reduction.
Charles Morton was a Squad Boss with the Big Bear Interagency Hotshot Crew.
More than 7,900 wildfires have burned more than 5,468 square miles in California this year.
Some residents in Juniper Hills fled as blowing embers sparked spot fires.
The death occurred Thursday as crews battled the El Dorado Fire, the agency said in a news release.
Crews are trying to locate the firefighter, but no specific details were provided.
The new law will allow state and county inmates who train as firefighters to seek to erase the criminal records.