Originally Posted by DanaMac
The one here in town. 5500+ acres, threatening Garden of the Gods, thousands of homes, major forest lands. 5% contained, 500+ firefighters, copters and C-130s are dropping ret@rdant and slurry all day long. (sorry - LS edits ret@rd)
Mike - check out some of the photos http://www.gazette.com/sections/slideshow/?id=14898170
I wonder where those big mothering 757 and 747 tankers are? Or is the terrain too risky?