Meet the Fire Lookout of Big Sky Country

0
(0)

From PBS Terra.

Take the PBS Digital Studios annual survey: http://to.pbs.org/2020survey

Check out PBS Terra’s new series Weathered: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=giDX6ByhWO8

Are real-life fire lookouts, like those popularized by the successful adventure game Firewatch, becoming obsolete with modern technology like aerial observers and observation satellites?

Subscribe to PBS Terra! – https://bit.ly/3mOfd77

Meet Mark Hufstetler, a fire lookout at Baptiste Tower in Flathead National Forest, Montana, who believes human observation is still imperative in fire detection and management.

See how people like Mark have been protecting our forests for over a century and continue to play a vital role in protecting our natural resources.

**********************************************
Hosted by Joe Hanson from It’s Okay to be Smart, Overview uses incredible 4k drone footage to reveal the natural phenomena shaping our planet from a 10,000-foot view—literally.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

Help us improve our content!

Tell us if mBlip should continue to feature this YouTuber's content.