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P.E.I. will have civil servants ready to fight wildfires after 10 days training

By Jackie Sharkey, CBC News   

Headlines News Wildfires Emergency & disaster management Canada wildfire season Canada wildfires wildfires

Jun 23, 2023, Prince Edward Island – About 70 provincial civil servants have signed up to become wildfire fighters as part of the provincial government’s plan to better prepare Prince Edward Island for future fire seasons. If all of them complete the training, the Island’s contingent of provincial wildfire fighters will more than quadruple. CBC News reports. | READ MORE

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