Taming Fire


The Ute people wanted to see this land stewarded in a certain way. There was a respect and responsibility to place.

Don Hankins Geography and planning professor at California State University, Chico


As the planet warms, wildfires will proliferate in forests, grasslands, and even urban areas — threatening flora, fauna, and finances around the globe. The good news is that we aren’t helpless, even in the face of all-consuming conflagrations. Leading fire scientists share the best strategies we have for managing — and ultimately taming — the flames.

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