U.S. Forest Service 2 results

Drone Pilot Arrestsed For Flying Near Trailhead Fire

For the first time, Cal Fire law enforcement officers have arrested a man accused of interfering with firefighting operations with a drone.Eric Wamser, 57, of Foresthill was arrested Friday for allegedly flying his unmanned hobby aircraft over the Trailhead Fire. The incident reportedly ...

Stay Away From The CA Wildfires! Complaints About Drones

 U.S. Forest Service officials are asking drone operators to stay away from the CA wildfires, as firefighters complain that drones are interfering with their efforts.Nine different wildfires are still burning throughout California, with almost 70,000 acres burned so far.  Over ...