Firefighting Drones Could Save Costa Rican Tropical Forests
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Marc Castellnou is the head of the Forest Action Group (GRAF) of the Catalan Fire Service and for years has been working as an expert in the European Union in the fight against fire.
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Fires are now, more than ever, frequent, extensive and uncontrollable. In the last two years, for example, in Europe they have grown in number and have left two hundred moral victims. The reasons for such growth are found on several fronts.
We are facing a summer of high risk in terms of forest fires. The data already handled by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food indicate that between January and June of this year 21 percent more area was burned compared to the average of the last 10 […]
Cris Puig has interviewed Marc Castellnou, GRAF captains and international expert in l'àmbit dels forest fires, to learn about the foc de la Ribera d'Ebre.
The situation of fires is increasingly alarming, and to fight them we have practically committed to solving it through a single path: extinction.
It is a great honor to be elected as the new President for the International Association of Wildfire (IAWF). It is especially significant that for the first time there is a president outside of the USA.
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Almost 30 years ago, Joan Manuel Serrat recorded a song for the campaign of the Institute for the Conservation of Nature (ICONA) that aimed to prevent fires. Much has changed in these years and it seems that the fight against fire is going in other directions.