Feds won’t let state put out wildfires! Montana Governor Says Federal Rules Hampering State’s Wildfire Fight


“Bullock said in the letter that Montana pilots who have flown UH-1H helicopters on hundreds of wildland fire missions have been told to stand down as blazes broke out “in full view of our aviation staff, who watched them grow as federal firefighters waited for other ‘approved’ aircraft to be dispatched from distant locations.””

By jenniferfieldermt

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