A group of researchers say the public needs to pressure the U.S. Forest Service and other land managers to accept and embrace smaller-scale wildfires to prevent the worst of them.
In this photo, the Butte fire has charred thousands of acres.
A group of researchers say the public needs to pressure the U.S. Forest Service and other land managers to accept and embrace smaller-scale wildfires to prevent the worst of them. In this photo, the Butte fire has charred thousands of acres. Andrew Seng aseng@sacbee.com
A group of researchers say the public needs to pressure the U.S. Forest Service and other land managers to accept and embrace smaller-scale wildfires to prevent the worst of them. In this photo, the Butte fire has charred thousands of acres. Andrew Seng aseng@sacbee.com

Researchers: Public needs to pressure Forest Service to embrace fire

September 27, 2015 12:43 PM

UPDATED September 27, 2015 02:41 PM

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