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'I can do what any guy can do': Faces on the front lines of Saskatchewan's wildfire fight

Denay Billette leans into the dense boreal forest of northern Saskatchewan, a long yellow hose dragging across her right shoulder. "Hold on tight," her instructor says. "You got this."

The 24-year-old is dressed head to toe in safety gear: a red uniform and helmet, safety glasses, black boots and earplugs to reduce the noise from a nearby portable pump.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/saskatchewan-first-nation-youth-wildfire-training-1.4681032

 

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