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New smartphone app designed to prevent wildfire

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A fire-affected tree in Bear Creek Provincial Park.
A group from UBC's Forestry program designed a smartphone app which uses a phone's camera and GPS to help identify wildfire hazards. As PhD student Colin Ferster tells Rebecca, they want volunteers to help test the app in Kelowna.



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