ROSEBUD ORIGINAL VIDEO: Clean Air Now - Lightning Detection
Natalie Weber, ODF's public information officer, kindly gave Rosebud a tour of the lightning detection offices in Medford, OR.
Vigilant specialists keep a weather eye on the horizon for any indications of smoke, particularly after a lightning storm.
Using 22 cameras placed over 11 locations, ODF is able to detect a fire almost immediately. This buys crucial response time for first responders and crews to battle the fire before it burns out of control.
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