Keep the Drone at Home!
Apparently, drones are increasingly becoming an issue with firefighters, and the Lolo National Forest posted this on Facebook on Sunday in regards to the Rice Ridge Fire:
Rice Ridge Fire
Another drone intrusion into the flight restricted area near Rice Ridge Fire occurred. If you fly we can’t!
The Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) can be found here: http://tfr.faa.gov/save_pages/detail_7_5270.html
The image they included was this:
So, for those of you trying to get that footage for social media, to sell, for your own personal use or whatever–please don’t. Please let them do their job–it’s not worth the view.
(Feature photo via CNBC.com)