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"Slow Awakening: Ecology’s Role in Shaping Forest Fire Policy"

In this article-length guest blog post, retired U.S. Forest Service research forester Stephen F. Arno discusses why fire management is impeded today and says we need to look at the history of fire policy in tandem with the development of the science of disturbance ecology to gain a better understanding of the issue.  5,784 more words

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Nature's Simplicity

Resting in the simplicity and sounds of nature, even when it is only in my memory. God bless!

(Photograph taken August 2014 in the Gifford Pinchot Wilderness in Washington State. Copyright 2014, Mark W. Schutter)