Tuesday, June 30, 2009
Sask. Firefighters Help Battle Massive Blaze In Northern Quebec
From The CBC:
A contingency of 21 forest firefighters have been dispatched to northern Quebec to help battle a massive blaze in that province.
Firefighters departed for their new assignment on the weekend after heavy rains reduced the risk to forests in Saskatchewan's north.
"All the provinces have resource-sharing agreements," Val Nicholson, a communications consultant for the Provincial Fire Centre in Prince Albert, Sask., told CBC News on Monday.
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