Lewis and Clark Interagency Hotshot Crew - R1

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The Lewis and Clark Interagency Hotshot Crew is a Region 1 IHC, hosted by the Lewis and Clark National Forest. Lewis and Clark IHC operates out of the Lewis and Clark National Forest Supervisor’s Office, located in Great Falls, Montana.  They operate as a nationally shared resource specializing in wildland fire suppression, prescribed fire, “fire use”, and “all-risk” incidents. 

Lewis and Clark IHC places a strong emphasis on training as the region’s only IHC training crew.  The majority of training is accomplished through on the job training in positions including but not limited to: FFT1, HECM, CRWB, FIRB, FELB, FALC, RXB2, and other crew and command positions.  The intent of the training is to develop future leaders in wildland fire management.