April 18, 2024



Vicious bugs have been attacking firefighters at the River Fire. What are they?

KMPH – Fox 26 News

by Marie Edinger

When you think of things that could make wildland firefighters’ lives and jobs harder, what comes to mind?

High temperatures? Dangerous terrain?

At the River Fire, crews are having to fend off thousands of insects whose bite feels like a bee sting.

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