Australia’s wildlife decimated by wildfires
Articles | Blog

Australia’s wildlife decimated by wildfires

devastating wildfires in Australia have been wiping out some of the country’s unique wildlife what thousands of koalas and kangaroos already having been killed Australians are doing their best to save local animals from overwhelming bush fires by any means possible Naruto Jonghyun tells us more a koala walks past flames across an empty road […]

Continue Reading...

Prescribed Fire Controlled Burns Benefit Wildlife and Improve Habitat
Articles | Blog

Prescribed Fire Controlled Burns Benefit Wildlife and Improve Habitat

Where there’s smoke there’s fire and where there’s fire, at least on NC Wildlife Resources Commission game land, there’s usually a prescribed burn. A prescribed burn, or an intentional burning of vegetation under strict and specific circumstances, helps to restore and maintain wildlife habitat. These prescribed burns benefit many outdoor enthusiasts including hunters, birders and […]

Continue Reading...

Visions – Fire and wildlife
Articles | Blog

Visions – Fire and wildlife

Bushfire has always been an integral part of the Australian landscape, with many plant and animal species relying on fire for survival. A planned burn near Lorne in Victoria, provided a unique opportunity to study the relationship between bushfire, landscape, plants and animals, both before and after fire activity. The results will help inform habitat […]

Continue Reading...

Wildland Fire Physical Fitness
Articles | Blog

Wildland Fire Physical Fitness

Definitely have to be physically fit. We’re athletes You have to be fit to do this job If you don’t work out if you don’t hike you’re not gonna be able to be you’re not gonna be good at your job and you’re not gonna be able to be on the crew For this job. […]

Continue Reading...

Corpsmember Story: Raymond Apodaca
Articles | Blog

Corpsmember Story: Raymond Apodaca

I turned 18 and I realized I didn’t have a job and I have no future at the moment Stopped going to high school my freshman year. Rough family issues, not a father figure in my life Mother figure was in and out of jail. So I was rebellious. Of course, I ditched school a […]

Continue Reading...

Corpsmember Story: Sophia Hannegan
Articles | Blog

Corpsmember Story: Sophia Hannegan

If I had to describe the CCC in one word, I would say invaluable I’d say I’m passionate about the environment and Learning about the CCC kind of it seemed like it fit into what I needed I finished my first year of college and I just wanted more experience in life what I originally […]

Continue Reading...