Wildland Fire Mitigation and Management Commission Releases Firefighting Needs Strategy

Wildland Fire Mitigation and Management Commission Releases Firefighting Needs Strategy

The Biden-Harris administration’s Wildland Fire Mitigation and Management Commission released a report outlining a strategy to meet aerial firefighting equipment needs through 2030. As climate change fuels longer and more intense wildfire seasons, aerial assets bring unique response capabilities to wildland fire suppression. The Commission, chaired by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture and FEMA…