Plan to sell burned California trees sends sparks flying

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Miner49er wrote:

Fire suppression and other Forest Service policies are the principal cause of destructive fires. Leaving dead, burned timber on the stump will further aggravate future fires.

Softwood species, like pines, must be left to burn to the ground or clear-cut in order to propagate properly.

Aug 14, 2014 11:23am EDT  --  Report as abuse
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