Healthy Forests Pacific Northwest


Subject:
Washington State: Environment , Washington State: Science , Fire , Forests and Forestry

Description:
Discusses efforts to reduce the risks of wildfire by "treating hazardous fuels in the national forests." Outlines strategies to be used in Oregon and Washington state, such as thinning, pruning, debris removal, and prescribed fire. Describes area ecosystems and the current fire situation. Includes a map of projects, virtual tours of burn areas, action plans, and other material on hazardous fuels. From the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service.

Publisher:
USDA Forest Service

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.fs.fed.us/r6/colville/hfi/


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