You Asked 4 It: How is wildfire containment determined?

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — KOB 4’s Eddie Garcia received a new question for the You Asked 4 It series:

“How does the fire department know what percentage of containment to assign a forest fire at any given time?” – Patricia Hansen

Click the video above to see Eddie’s answer.

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