The editor of Oregon Business is urging her state’s residents to let go of “either-or thinking” in the wake of this year’s calamitous wildfire season.
“Are fires in Oregon intensifying because of poor forest management strategies? Or are hotter, drier summers at fault?” Linda Baker asked in a recent column. “Letting go of either-or thinking is the first step in reckoning with the problem.”
She had no trouble finding agreement. [Read more…]