Artificial intelligence tapped to fight Colorado, Western U.S. wildfires

Burned trees left from the 2020 Cameron Peak fire in Larimer County in Oct. 24, 2021.
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DENVER (AP) — With wildfires getting to be larger and a lot more destructive as the West dries out and heats up, companies and officers tasked with protecting against and battling the blazes could soon have a new instrument to incorporate to their arsenal of recommended burns, choose axes, chain saws and aircraft.

The superior-tech assistance could occur by way of an region not generally involved with battling wildfires: synthetic intelligence. And place.

Lockheed Martin Place, dependent in Jefferson County,

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