Bill Arsenault, of the Idaho Falls Fire Department ,looks at memorial stones at the Wildland Firefighters Monument at the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise on June 3. Federal officials at the NIFC are bolstering mental health resources for wildland firefighters following an apparent increase in suicides. (AP Photo/Keith Ridler)

Bill Arsenault, of the Idaho Falls Fire Department ,looks at memorial stones at the Wildland Firefighters Monument at the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise on June 3. Federal officials at the NIFC are bolstering mental health resources for wildland firefighters following an apparent increase in suicides. (AP Photo/Keith Ridler)

Agencies boost efforts to stop wildland firefighter suicides

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