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(S.D.)-Wildland Fire Demonstration to be Held for South Dakota State Legislators

By: Nick Jakusz Posted at: 09/04/2009 10:17 AM

Custer, SD – South Dakota State legislators will be given a wildland fire response demonstration at Custer State Park Airport on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 8th and 9th beginning at 08:00 am. The exercise should be completed by 09:00 am.
Firefighters from the South Dakota Wildland Fire Suppression Division, Custer State Park, National Park Service, and the US Forest Service will use this exercise to demonstrate firefighting techniques. The exercise will include the use of Handcrews, Engines, Black Hawk Helicopters, and a Single Engine Air Tanker.


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