Fire agencies are using camera and satellite-linked AI systems like SmokeyNet to detect wildfires, but fire smoke is mistakable for both humans and computers.
New technology can help locate a wildfire sooner and predict its movement. CBS News' David Schecter reports.
This virtual event held in November of 2022 highlighted significant advancements in the development of management-relevant prescribed fire and wildfire planning tools with a focus on next-generation fuels and fire behavior models.
Most forests in the world may become fireproof in just ten years with this technology.
The FIRIS airplane has high-tech equipment that gives fire managers real-time information to dispatch crews and equipment.