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Why were they entrapped? Lessons from the "near miss" Madison Arm fire entrapment

Date: August 16, 2011
Presenter(s): Paul Keller

How did two engine crews become entrapped on the Madison Arm Fire? This is a story of survival inside the transition from initial to extended attack.

Topic(s): Human Dimensions of Fire Management, Human Factors of Firefighter Safety
Ecosystem(s): Subalpine wet spruce-fir forest, Subalpine dry spruce-fir forest
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 14121
FRAMES RCS number: 15783
Record updated: Oct 4, 2017