Governor Cuomo Dispatches New York Firefighting Team to Assist with California Wildfires

Posted to Applied Web NY on Tue, 09/10/2019 - 15:57

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that a crew of 20 wildland firefighters from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is traveling to California to assist in efforts to contain high priority wildfires. The trained, expert firefighters, from the ranks of DEC's Forest Rangers and other DEC programs, will receive their assignment once they arrive in California and join crews from other states.