NCSU forestry and textile experts develop new prototype fire shelters for firefighters


Raleigh, N.C. — N.C. State textiles and forestry experts developed new “Fire Shelters” to protect firefighters caught in the middle of fast moving wildfires. July and August are the two most active months for wildfires, mostly in western states but they can occur anywhere, including the south east U.S. which includes North Carolina.Tragic wildfires of…

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