Feb 3, 2014
Prescribed burns planned for Camp Swift
From the Texas Military Forces Public Affairs office: The Texas Military Forces are scheduled to conduct prescribed burns within training areas on Camp Swift, a Texas Army National Guard Training Facility, in Bastrop, Texas, near Austin, beginning on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014 through Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, and again from Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 ... (more)
Fire Experts Fight Fire with Fire
Fire fighting experts from Texas A&M Forest Service, along with others from around the nation, gathered at Camp Swift in Bastrop County Wednesday to study potentially deadly wildfires.
Training planned in area of 2011 Texas wildfires
A prescribed burn in Central Texas is meant to help researchers learn more about fighting wildfires in an area still recovering from devastating 2011 blazes.
Program gets new project manager
Just a few months after returning from a tour to Afghanistan with the Texas Army National Guard, Jeff Gilmore will be turning his attention to helping veterans closer to home.