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Big Rivers Announces Wildfire Training Academy

The Big Rivers Forest Fire Management Compact has announced the class schedule for its 2024 Wildfire Training Academy. The academy will be held October 21-25, 2024 at John A. Logan College in Carterville, Illinois. The academy will offer nine National Wildfire Coordinating Group courses to help wildland firefighters advance their training and qualifications. Preference for…

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Big Rivers Announces New Website

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The Big Rivers Forest Fire Management Compact launched a new website in the Fall of 2023. The website – – features an updated design, user experience and content. Firefighters will be able to register for the Compact’s annual Wildfire Training Academy through a link on the website. The website also includes information about the…

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