Latest Wildland fire suppression Stories

2010-07-14 09:00:00

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- FireScope, Inc., (http://www.firescope.com), the leading innovator of IT Service Management solutions, today announced that Gary Staley has joined FireScope to lead its sales organization and to expand on the organization's 300% growth in license revenue for its latest fiscal year.

2010-06-23 10:00:00

DALLAS, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- FireScope, the leading innovator of IT Service Management solutions, today announce the availability of FireScope Dash, a powerful monitoring solution that delivers more features for less cost than comparable offerings from SolarWinds, IPSwitch and others.

2010-06-15 05:00:00

FOX ISLAND, Wash., June 15( )/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Black Hawk Exploration, Inc.

2010-06-01 16:37:00

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to reach often overlooked stakeholders from the building industry, Brandguard Vents along with Hayward Lumber Santa Barbara have teamed up to sponsor an event on June 3rd that will bring together local contractors, builders, fire officials from Santa Barbara City, homeowners, HOA's, members of local Firesafe Councils, insurance professionals, and local architects.

2010-04-28 15:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- As the peak of wildfire season begins, homeowners across the state are urged to prepare and protect their property by creating 100 feet of clean, open - or defensible space - around their properties to help prevent the spreading of wildfires.

2010-04-21 06:00:00

BOULDER CITY, Nev., April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amerityre Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: AMTY)--Amerityre, a leading manufacturer of polyurethane flat proof tires, today announced it has begun shipping its Amerifoam G45 fire retardant packaging foam to a large aeronautical company for use in manufacturing plants.

2010-04-06 13:25:19

A new study reconstructing thousands of years of fire history in the southern Appalachians supports the use of prescribed fire, or controlled burns, as a tool to reduce the risk of wildfires, restore and maintain forest health and protect rare ecological communities in the region's forests.

2010-04-01 10:15:00

DALLAS, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- FireScope Inc., the leading innovator of IT Service Management solutions, today announced that the FireScope Partner Program was awarded Five-Star recognition in Everything Channel's 16th annual 2010 Partner Program Guide.

2010-03-11 12:55:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With warming temperatures and spring winds increasing fire dangers across Pennsylvania, Governor Edward G.

2010-03-09 09:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As spring nears and woodlands begin to dry out, the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources today announced that nearly $667,000 in grants is available to help Pennsylvania's rural communities better guard against the threat of fires in forested, undeveloped and unprotected areas. "Although some areas may still have some snow on the ground, changing weather conditions can quickly usher in wildfire dangers that emphasize the value of...

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