Category: Fire Truth

Small-Town Newspaper Gets It Right

October 30, 2017 — A pitched battle is underway over how to interpret this summer’s wildfires on federal lands, which wafted thick layers of smoke into urbanized areas around the West. How that battle ends will have seriousMore

Activists Outline Science of Wildfires to Senate

October 20, 2017 — This has been a notable year for wildfires, with smoke clogging urban areas of the West and the federal government spending well over $2 billion trying to stop the flames. Homes—and lives—have been lost.More

Videos Show Aftermath of “Catastrophic” Wildfire

October 10, 2017 — On September 26, federal firefighting managers boarded a helicopter and embarked on a flyover of the Chetco Bar Fire in southwestern Oregon, which at one point this summer was considered the top-priority wildfire inMore