Fire Safety: Preventing Wildfires, Dry Weather, Campfires, Brush Burns, Fireworks and More

Jul 1, 2020


We’ll discuss fire hazards and safety measures to be aware of this season, including dealing with Fourth of July fireworks. We’ll also talk about how people’s behavior during the pandemic has contributed to a rise in wildfires, as well as the impacts of the abnormally dry season that Maine has been experiencing.



Joseph Thomas, Maine State Fire Marshal

Patty Cormier, director, Maine Forest Service, Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation & Forestry