Tag: fires

Hawaii-EMA to host three open houses to gather input

Hawaii-EMA to host three open houses to gather input

| June 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) is inviting the community to three open houses as it updates the Hawai’i State Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan, which addresses ways to reduce the impact of natural hazards on the State.

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Army helps fight wildfire, protect endangered species

Army helps fight wildfire, protect endangered species

| June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

A wildfire that reached the Mokuleia Forest Reserve scorched about 450 acres of land and came within less than a mile of some of the world’s most endangered trees before it was extinguished on June 10.

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Wildfire season is about to begin

Wildfire season is about to begin

| March 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army-Hawaii is supported by a wealth of expertise and professionalism in the form of its Army wildland firefighters.

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Practice fire safety during holiday season

Practice fire safety during holiday season

| November 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

As we approach the holiday season, fire safety becomes an important topic due to the dangers of house fires during this time of year.

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Army takes action against summer wildfires

Army takes action against summer wildfires

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Army officials are taking action against wildfires by conducting an annual prescribed burn of the Schofield Barracks training range complex, beginning Monday, May 11.

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Army takes action before summer wildfire season

Army takes action before summer wildfire season

| May 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Safety is the
garrison’s No. 1 priority, and the prescribed burn will improve safety by removing highly flammable guinea grass and other vegetation.

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Army takes action against summer wildfires

Army takes action against summer wildfires

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

As summer approaches, Army officials are taking
proactive steps to prevent fires on the Schofield Barracks training range during the hotter, drier months ahead.

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Firefighters and Brush Fire

Firefighters and Brush Fire

| November 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The fire began Oct. 15 and
rekindled Oct 17, lingering until Oct. 24.

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Wolfhound acts fast, rushes in to extinguish kitchen fire

Wolfhound acts fast, rushes in to extinguish kitchen fire

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Without hesitation, Gibson retrieved the fire extinguisher from the man so he could get closer to the fire and extinguish it.

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Fire Prevention Week begins Oct. 7; escape plans essential

Fire Prevention Week begins Oct. 7; escape plans essential

| October 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you woke up to a fire in your home, how much time do you think you would have to get to safety?

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