Loup River Training Exchange successful

Training exchanges are full steam ahead in Nebraska.  With a Niobrara Valley Exchange completing 3200 acres, the Loup River Exchange has already burn over 730 acres. Members of the public also turned out to observe the Niobrara Valley event.  These training events provide opportunities for firefighters to complete training and the public to become more familiar with the nature of prescribed fire operations.  The Loup River event is taking place on a combination of public and private lands.

Ainsworth-Star Journal from March 26, 2014 >

"Firefighters lighting along the fireline at the Loup River Training Exchange. Photo by Jeremy Bailey"

"Firefighters lighting along the fireline at the Loup River Training Exchange. Photo by Jeremy Bailey"