- 17,000 lightening strikes up here yesterday (as of this writing, 573 already today at 10:00 am)
- 188 active wildfires in Alaska
- 129 smokejumpers working statewide, including some loaners from the Lower 48 and Canada
- 12/2, which is Collin's duty schedule (twelve days on, two days off); he's currently on Day 7 of 12+ hour days
Below are some pictorials; click to enlarge.