California will hire 393 more firefighters in anticipation of an upcoming wildfire season that has the potential to be even worse than last year’s, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday.
The long rainy season promoted heavy growth of grass and other underbrush in which fires can start and spread once the vegetation dries out.
– PUB DATE: 8/1/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: The Sierra Star
Source: SEAFC National Fire News