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From the text ... 'One of the smokejumper program's defining characteristics is its commitment to innovation--a constant refinement of equipment and techniques that hearkens back to the program's earliest days.'

Person: Bramwell
Year: 2015
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'Smokejumpers come from all over the country and represent a very diverse and well-educated workforce.'

Person: Cottrell
Year: 2015
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'A group of valiant men known as the Triple Nickles, the first African-American smokerjumpers, paved the way for so many in the smokejumping cadre...'

Person: McGee
Year: 2015
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text: Firefighting, especially smokejumping, is an exercise in outlasting the uncomfortable. I think it has little to do with gender; rather it is each individual's assessment and subsequent reaction to a given situation.'

Person: Scheer
Year: 2015
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Firefighters responding to wildland fires where surface litter and vegetation contain radiological contamination will receive a radiological dose by inhaling resuspended radioactive material in the smoke. This may increase their lifetime risk of...

Person: Viner, Jannik, Stone, Hepworth, Naeher, Adetona, Blake, Eddy
Year: 2015
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

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Person: Mutch
Year: 1990
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Most of climate change is understood in terms of global-scale warming caused by carbon dioxide released from anthropogenic combustion of fossil fuels. Climate models predict slow but steady warming over the next five to ten decades. Developing fire and...

Person: Wade, Robinson, Achtemeier, Nikolov
Year: 2015
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Air pollution is an environmental health concern throughout the world, and is responsible for an estimated 1 out of 8 deaths. As a common component of air pollution, particulate matter (PM) is one of six criteria air pollutants regulated by the...

Person: Ferguson
Year: 2015
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

'First load to the box.' Calmly, but with urgency, these words rolled through the intercom while I was in the loft working on a project for the afternoon. As the alarm sounded through the building, I knew that meant we had a fire call, and without...

Person: Goldammer
Year: 2015
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

Carbon footprint (CF) can be a key factor stimulating innovation while driving sustainable decision making. The air transport sector and wildfires are considered to be relevant contributors to greenhouse gas emissions. Among the available resources for...

Person: Alvarez, Planelles, Rubio
Year: 2015
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS