How can we reduce the effects of wildfires?
- In areas that are accesible to fire services, the firefighters can help control the fire with foam and water. However, if they can't get to the area, other methods are required.
- Aeroplanes and helicopters can drop firefighters into more remote areas, but sometimes this is too dangerous.
- Water and fire-retardants can be dropped from planes and helicopters to try and stop the fire spreading…