IAFC President and Chairman of the Board Chief Dan Eggleston told a Homeland Security subcommittee that the changing climate is having an impact on the fire service, including more costly and intense wildland fires.

Eggleston testified Tuesday before the Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery, on “Assessing the Homeland Security Impacts of a Changing Climate.”  

 

https://www.iafc.org/press-releases/press-release/the-cost-and-intensity-of-climate-driven-disasters-are-increasing