WILDFIRE NEWS OF THE DAY - 110913
(1) The Wrong Way to Save a Forest
(2) In the Hot Seat
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Michael Archer is a wildfire consultant who holds degrees in Agriculture, Electronics, and Engineering Technology. He has written articles for Wildland Firefighter Magazine, Home & Fire Magazine, and firefighting columns for Military.com and Firehouse.com. He has been interviewed by KABC-TV, USA Today, and Associated Press on wildfire issues. He is webmaster and technical advisor to Wildfire Research Network, a public-safety research and education nonprofit, and the San Diego Regional Fire Safety Forum, a professional forum to educate the public about the threat of wildfires and what future changes are necessary to protect the San Diego Region. His ‘Firebombers Incorporated’ series of novels give readers an intriguing ‘what-if’ scenario on how 21st century technology could modernize the wildland firefighting force.