How The Elite U.S. Forest Service Hotshots Battle Wildfires

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NBC News’ Emilie Ikeda gets rare access with the U.S. Forest Service hotshots team, the so-called special forces of wildlands firefighting, as they battle the Windy Fire. Crews work long days in difficult conditions for weeks or often months, and have been dealing with staffing shortages. Members tell us about the mental toll of the tough fire season, and how they use their specialized training against the toughest blazes. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline, and the existing apps and digital extensions of these respective properties. We deliver the best in breaking news, live video coverage, original journalism and segments from your favorite NBC News Shows. Connect with NBC News Online! NBC News App: https://smart.link/5d0cd9df61b80 Breaking News Alerts: https://link.nbcnews.com/join/5cj/breaking-news-signup?cid=sm_npd_nn_yt_bn-clip_190621 Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC #Wildfires #NightlyFilms #News
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