How years of fighting every wildfire helped fuel the Western megafires of today – Damn Bear! – We can’t log our way out of global warming
This is the wildfire paradox: the more we prevent fires in the short term, the worse wildfires become when they return.
y SUSAN J. PRICHARD and KEALA HAGMANN and PAUL HESSBURG
Simply put, deforestation is just about the worst thing we could do right now.