Scientists say nation must choose: Planned fires or more unchecked wildfires?

The harder we struggle against wildfires, the deeper we sink, like we’re in quicksand, says Mark Finney, research forester for the U.S Forest Service’s Rocky Mountain Research Station. “It’s called the fire paradox,” says Finney, a fire behavior expert based at the Missoula Fire Sciences Lab in Montana. “The more you fight against fires, the … Continue reading Scientists say nation must choose: Planned fires or more unchecked wildfires?