Ecologists Yielding To Nature

As wildfires rage, some activists say portions ofwoodlands should be thinned.

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August 18, 2000, 8:00 AM PDT

By Abhijeet Chavan @http://twitter.com/legalaidtech


As wildfires rage in 13 Western states, some activists say portions of woodlands should be thinned. "The wildfires are being blamed in part on a century of conflicting land-management policies that researchers say have misunderstood or ignored fire's purpose in nature."

Thanks to Abhijeet Chavan

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