Fire Fighting in Canada

COVID-19 Updates Wildfire Week
How the coronavirus crisis may hinder efforts to fight U.S. wildfires

April 6, 2020  By The New York Times


April 6, 2020, San Jose, Calif. – In San Jose, Calif., just under 10 per cent of the city’s firefighters, some of whom also help battle the state’s wildfires, this week found themselves either infected with the coronavirus or in quarantine.

And firefighters across the country, in states including Georgia, Indiana and Washington, are under quarantine amid the coronavirus crisis. The New York Times reports. | READ MORE


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