The Kalispell Interagency Dispatch Center recently elevated fire danger level to HIGH. Just west of us in Lincoln County, the fire danger level is VERY HIGH. Please, practice caution when outdoors; do not create a spark that flames up to wildland fire! Continue reading High Fire Danger
Our firefighters have fun engaging kids’ interest to learn… Continue reading Educating Marion’s Youth
Remember, only you can prevent wildfires! Here is link to a USA Today news article with embedded video that takes a look at the history of Smokey Bear. Continue reading Happy 75th Birthday, Smokey Bear!
FireSafe Flathead and Marion Fire Department have teamed up to bring to present a 1-hour film that addresses fire history, forest regimes, changing climate, wildfire response, mechanical treatments, prescribed fire, air quality, home assessments, and more. Following the video there will be time to ask local emergency personnel questions. Continue reading Era of Megafires