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National Park Service Engine Assists U.S. Forest Service at Mr. Potosi 22-08

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Date: May 21, 2008
Contact: Roxanne Dey, 702.293.8691

At 4 a.m. this morning, National Park Service Wildland Fire Engine Crew 7361, was dispatched to assist the U.S. Forest Service at Mt. Potosi.   The engine crew includes a Captain, Engine Operator, and three firefighters.

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Lake Mead Exotic Plant Management Team

In order to manage invasive plants on park lands, 16 Exotic Plant Management Teams (EPMT's) have been deployed throughout the country. The teams are a new weapon to combat exotic plants. The first test of the EPMT concept was made in 1996 at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. More...