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Why Forest Fires are Good for the Environment Travel Oregon

Why Forest Fires are Good for the Environment Travel Oregon


By Satoshi Eto

Forest managers set this prescribed burn in California's Stanislaus National Forest.

This Monday photo provided by KATU-TV shows a wildfire as seen from near Stevenson

Largest Brush and Forest Fires In Recorded History

To control forest fires, Colorado and other western states light more of their own

Oregon Tourism Proactively Addresses 2019 Wildfires

In this file photo, the Eagle Creek fire rages in Columbia River Gorge. Oregon's

Why we should let raging wildfires burn

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A tale of extremes: Central Oregon's 2018 fire season

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Fire mosaic in the Femont National Forest. Some trees die so that others may thrive.

Wildfires 2018: Mendocino, Carr, and Ferguson fires are raging in California - Vox

View image of Ponderosa pines in the Blue Mountains of Oregon (Credit: Greg Vaughn/Alamy)

A prescribed burn, intended to clear dead trees that fuel intense wildfires, smolders in

Deadly Carr Fire burns hundreds of homes, thousands flee

Dead pines, their needles turned orange by California's historic drought, cover a slope at

US wildfires: smoke billows and we're stuck indoors – this is how we live now

Burned timber on Rainey Creek in Lolo National Forest, Montana following 1910 fires.

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Living with Fire in Northern California

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Prescribed Burning Continues on the Crescent Ranger District and Outside of Sunriver

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Two Enviro Lawyers Fact-Check Ryan Zinke's Fire Op-Ed

While they can be destructive and terrifying, forest fires are good for the environment and our national parks.

Rebirth of a forest: The Columbia River Gorge after the Eagle Creek fire | Metro

An early-evening Monday view from the Washington side of the Columbia River Gorge of

How Fast Can Forest Fires Spread

Trump officials blame 'environmental terrorists' for wildfires. California loggers disagree | The Sacramento Bee

Wildfires are going to become bigger and more frequent in the future. If you find yourself caught in one, this is what you need to do.

Judge Orders Teen to Pay Damages for Starting Oregon Wildfire. It Cost $37 Million

A table and chairs outside of one of at least 20 homes destroyed by the Woolsey Fire in Malibu, California. AP

A long exposure photo of a waterfall shows white cascades and mossy rocks.

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Disruption of Disturbance Regimes

Massive smoke plumes has stretched from British Columbia to Oregon as wildfires rage. Credit: NASA Earth Observatory

Oregon wildfires burned these areas. Here's how they were damaged and when they will reopen

Starting Anew: Eagle Creek Fire Raises Questions About Future of Forests, Hikes and Tourism in the Columbia River Gorge

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Spiraling wildfire fighting costs are largely beyond the Forest Service's control

Stay Inside, Californians: Wildfire Smoke Is a Big Health Risk

How Wildfires Affect Birds

Zinke Claims: Logging Is Good for Local Economies. “

How a Bunch of Bigfoot Hunters Helped Me See My Home State's Breathtaking National Forests in a New Light

Smoke trail from a fire seen while looking towards Dargo from Swifts Creek, Victoria, Australia, 11 January 2007

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Smokey the Bear Has Nothing on These Forgotten Forest Mascots

After The Fire - Two years after a devastating wildfire, the forest shows signs of regrowth. Burnt trees stand in stark contrast to a carpet of bright ...

The Mills Canyon Fire in the Wenatchee National Forest in Washington began on Jul. 8, 2014 from an unknown cause has consumed 18,065 acres to date.

The White Stag sign can be seen when traveling into Old Town on the Burnside Bridge © PNG-Studio / Getty Images


Prescribed Fire - an underburn in progress

File:UC Irvine scientist James Randerson discusses new research linking ocean temperatures and fire seasons

Maintaining Healthy Forests Takes More than Planting Trees

Firefighters tackle a forest fire near Potsdam, Germany, on July 26, 2018.

A sawyer works the night shift on the 416 fire in Colorado earlier this summer. (inciweb)

A large myrtle tree looms in an old-growth forest in the southern Oregon Coast


News Release: Be ready for smoke as Oregon's wildfire season looms, officials urge

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Huge rise of people at risk from wildfires as western US population grows

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13 Fascinating Facts About Forest Fires

Costly Efforts To Reduce Wildfire Risk Fall Short, Buck Science . News | OPB


Fire regimes of mountain big sagebrush communities

A victim's sandal is seen at the point where 26 charred bodies were found, following

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Oregon: The Redwood Nature Trail, Siskiyou National Forest

Smoky haze settles in Seattle area as wildfires rage in Washington, Oregon

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Adam Hernandez examines a young pine tree four months after a prescribed fire in the Sierra

Firefighters monitor a wildfire in British Columbia in mid-July. Credit: Province of British Columbia/flickr

A member of the Wolf Creek Hotshots uses a drip torch to ignite the forest floor

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A portion of the massive burn area of the Long Draw fire in Basque, Oregon, July 2012. Jamie Francis/The Oregonian

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