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Klamathon Fire: A Look Inside Base Camp

Nearly 2800 personnel are making Siskiyou County their home away from home to fight the Klamathon Fire.

Posted: Tue Jul 10 13:36:35 PDT 2018
Updated: Tue Jul 10 13:36:35 PDT 2018

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here." it's usually a place where the community comes togethernow the siskiyou county fairgrounds is like a community of its own a firefighter community it's the home away from home for nearly 2- thousand 8-hundred personnel - the camp is moving 24 hours a day as firefighters battle the flames non-stop those headed out in the morning start their day with a briefing "that's where we learn what kind of hazards we can expect that day on the fire. what the weather is going to be like and what our objectives are for the fire that day." firefighters then make sure they're well stocked with dinner are provided at camp to carry them through the sweating so much on the gabriel says, "when we're can before we have to go out and do it again."
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