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Vilsack Lays Out Ten-Year Plan To Fight Wildfires
Vilsack Lays Out Ten-Year Plan To Fight Wildfires
Scientists tell us that we cannot stop wildfires from happening, "But what we can do is begin the process of reducing the catastrophic nature of these fires," noted Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. He recently announced a ten year plan to do more thinning out of forests, removing dead trees and brush, improving the health of forests and making communities near them safer ...
Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Restore Forests and Grasslands
Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Restore Forests and Grasslands
Late last week, a group of Senators announced the Joint Chiefs Landscape Restoration Partnership Act of 2021. The legislation would formally authorize the Department of Agriculture’s Joint Chiefs’ Landscape Restoration Partnership Initiative to better support forest and grassland restoration projects across public and private land, including NE Washington. The lawma ...

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