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Few people can claim to possess a fire career that spans over four decades. From being a first year firefighter with the California Division of Forestry in the 1970’s, to thirty-four years of smokejumping with the Forest Service, and ending with a final six year run with the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, Wayne Williams possesses a depth of capabilities and a wealth of knowledge that are unrivaled in the world of wildland fire. The importance of fitness, experience, and mentoring are highlighted in the podcast, as is a compelling review of some of the fascinating events within Wayne’s long fire career.
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53 minutes, 42 seconds
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Palmer, Charles and Ruby, Brent, "Season 1, Episode 08: Forty Something Years of Fire: an Interview with Wayne Williams" (2017). On the Line Podcasts. 8.