Explore the world of Wildland Firefighting with Sam Topper, a Crew Boss & Senior Forester from the Delaware Forest Service & Wildland Fire Program. In this interview, we delve into the challenges of wildland firefighting, the significance of prescribed burns, and the pivotal role Kestrel Fire Weather Meters play in fire management and firefighter safety. Join us for insights into the heroic efforts of firefighters on the fire line working to protect our ecosystems and communities. This video is part of the Shoot the Breeze series by Kestrel Instruments, showcasing people with captivating careers where weather has an impact on success, safety, and results.
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In this video, we introduce you to an athletic trainer from a New Jersey high school who is dedicated to keeping her student-athletes safe. Join us as she demonstrates how she utilizes the Kestrel Heat Stress Flag Kit and the Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress Tracker to monitor Wet Bulb Globe Temperature (WBGT).
Team Fastrax is America's professional skydiving and parachute demonstration and exhibition performance team. Learn how they monitor conditions up above and on the ground to keep the team and spectators safe.