Emergency Fire-Fighting

1982: Completed Government Interagency Fire School Experience with 6 separate fires covering approx. 14,500 acres.

1983: Eightmile (100 acres), Scipio Tower (60 acres), Whiskey Creek (5 acres), 2 Lemington Pass fires (10 acre), Lime Kiln Ridge (1 tree), Hatch fire (700 acre), Oak City (1,000 acre). Extensive back country work with pack animals. Experience with 8 fires totaling approx. 1,875 acres.

1985: Idaho, Long Tom Complex (26,000 acres) - A prison crew deployed fire shelters and survived a fire storm / a lot of aerial drops, Salina (30 acre), West Eightmile (110 acre), Lemington Pass (1 acre), Whiskey Creek (1 acre), Corn Creek (10 acre), Dry Creek (12 acre); There were about 15 separate fires, some of the acreage listed was from more than 1 fire, and some of the smaller fires haven't been listed. Total Acreage: Approx. 26,200.

1986: West Eightmile (600 acre).

1987: Barney Top (3 acre), Salt Gulch (2 acre); Valencia, California (10,000 acre), Happy Elk Complex and Forks of Salmon Complex (over 25,000 acres); Experience with more than 6 fires totaling over 36,500 acres.

1988: Woodruff (1,000 acre); Willis Gulch (Lowman, Idaho, 7,000 acre - Backburned from private property and homes); Swan Valley, Idaho (10,000 acre). Experience with 3 fires totaling over 18,000 acres.

1989: Cove fort (600 acres), Marysvale (500 acres), Enterprise (Black Hills, 600 acre), Old Woman (80 acre), Loa District (100 acre). Experience with 5 fires totaling over 1,880 acres.

1994: Fire Behavior Course, Grass Fire (700 acre), Gulch Fire, Snake River Complex, Boundary Fire (15,000), Hull Mountain Fire (7,000 acre). Experience with 7 fires in Oregon and Idaho totaling over 33,000 acres.

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