• The Soldiers scoop up a bucket of water from the river.

    Scooping the Rio del Hombre

    The Soldiers scoop up a bucket of water from the river.

  • Staff Sgt. Michael Wagner (left) and Sgt. Chris Salmond check the position of their 2,000 gallon bucket.

    Scooping the Rio del Hombre

    Staff Sgt. Michael Wagner (left) and Sgt. Chris Salmond check the position of their 2,000 gallon bucket.

  • The Soldiers release the water from the bucket using a remote control device. In a real situation, the water would be released over a structural blaze or wildfire.

    Scooping the Rio del Hombre

    The Soldiers release the water from the bucket using a remote control device. In a real situation, the water would be released over a structural blaze or wildfire.

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