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The Yosemite Rim Fire: How to Improve Fire Policy (MLF)

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2013 6:00p

Scott Stephens, Professor of Fire Science, UC Berkeley The mixed conifer forests within the devastating recent rim fire have changed drastically since 1911, with tree densities having increased 10 times and downed wood fuel loads five times. Wildfires under such conditions result in excessive tree death, which could negatively impact water quality. But managers at Yosemite National Park have been using a system of managed lightning fires for three decades that moderated fire behavior and will probably… Show more

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