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Let the Forest Service do its job
Mpls (red)Star Tribune ^
| Katherine Kersten
Posted on 07/08/2002 6:03:28 AM PDT by Valin
Edited on 04/13/2004 3:36:39 AM PDT by Jim Robinson.
There are a number of reasons for the catastrophic wildfires now consuming huge swaths of the American West. Some are well known, while others are rarely discussed.
It's clear, of course, that the West is a fire-prone landscape. In addition, the region is in the grip of a severe drought.
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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Government
KEYWORDS: enviralists; environmentalists; usforestservice; wildfires
posted on 07/08/2002 6:03:28 AM PDT
To: Valin; Fish out of Water; countrydummy; Carry_Okie
Bump for index.
posted on 07/08/2002 6:05:46 AM PDT
This idiot doesn't understand the manner in which ideology has taken over that agency and is at odds with itself internally. Even the Forest Service knows it's broken.
To: *Enviralists; madfly
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