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How Wildland Firefighters Can Stay Hydrated

How Wildland Firefighters Can Stay Hydrated

When engaging in rigorous physical activity in blazing heat, staying hydrated can be a challenge. Here’s how wildland firefighters can stay hydrated. 

What Is a Wildland Fire Shelter

What Is a Wildland Fire Shelter
Firefighters carry a wide array of equipment on the job—including fire shelters. To learn about what a wildland fire shelter is, continue reading.

Tips for Choosing Wildland Fire Boots

Tips for Choosing Wildland Fire Boots
These tips for choosing wildland firefighter boots will help you choose a quality pair that will keep you safe and comfortable while on the job.

The Different Types of Fire Hose Nozzles

The Different Types of Fire Hose Nozzles
To learn more about the multiple different types of fire hose nozzles so that you are prepared for any situation on the fire line, continue reading.

How Tecasafe Plus and Nomex Compare

How Tecasafe Plus and Nomex Compare
Two of the most popular fabrics used in fire-resistant garments are Tecasafe Plus and Nomex. To see how they compare to one another, continue reading.

Tips for Landing a Job as a Wildland Firefighter

Tips for Landing A Job as A Wildland Firefighter
Wildland firefighting is a highly competitive field. These tips for landing a job as a wildland firefighter can help you stand out and get hired.

The Evolution of Wildland Firefighting

The Evolution of Wildland Firefighting
Since its inception, wildland firefighting has developed and changed drastically. Here is a brief history of wildland firefighting in the USA.

Why Women Become Wildland Firefighters

Why Women Become Wildland Firefighters
An increasing number of women are entering the male-dominated field of wildland firefighting. Here are some reasons why women become wildland firefighters.

When to Replace Your Wildland Protective Gear (PPE)

When to Replace Your Wildland Protective Gear (PPE)
Failing to replace protective gear can put the safety of firefighters at risk. To learn when to replace your wildland protective gear, continue reading.

Fire Shelter Deployment: How to Do It Right

Fire Shelter Deployment: How to Do It Right
When deployed correctly in an emergency, fire shelters can save your life. To learn about fire shelter deployment and how to do it right, continue reading.

Understanding Fire Hose Couplings and Threading

Fire hose couplings and threads.
In order for a fire hose to work safely and effectively, proper coupling selection is essential. A hose coupling is a type of fitting located on t...

Different Types of Wildland Firefighters

Different Types of Wildland Firefighters
To help you determine which wildland firefighting career path to pursue, take a look at this guide of the many different types of wildland firefighters.