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Lecture - "Your Hotshots - Who We Are, What We Do, and Why"

Dates: Now - Feb. 15, 2018
Times: 7:00 pm
Category: Education/History
Location: Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie, 30239 South State Route 53, Wilmington, IL 60481
Phone: 815-423-6370
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Free lecture presented by Midewin IHC Squad Leader Mike Bittner. The primary duty of the Midewin Hotshots is the suppression of wildfires. As a national resource the crew travels throughout the U.S. to assist on wildfires and other incidents such as hurricanes, flooding, and other natural disasters. Midewin Hotshots also assist with prescribed fires throughout the Eastern U.S., including Midewin.


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