Early 2017 season training has been completed and fire season is underway with our first stop being the Klamath. The crew is holding at 14 strong we and are looking forward to a possibly busy season for the western U.S.
Last years temporary employees were laid off Oct 28th. H-512 has been through some recent overhead changes and the crew would like to congratulate and welcome David Dale from H-527 for accepting the Plumas Helitack Captain position.
End of the (2016) season update:
31-Fires (6- Large fire support)
79-Days off forest
7-Single resource assignments