Wildfires in Carmel Valley? *New article*

We recently discussed the potential for wildfires in the Carmel Valley. Check it out this informative article from Scientific American “Wildfires are Inevitable — Fatalities and Home Losses Are Not” about how climate change affects wildfire occurrence, the importance of active forest management, and policy suggestions for proper community development.

 An informational sign about forest management and prescribed burns in the Plumas-Eureka State Park. Photo by Lorin Letendre

An informational sign about forest management and prescribed burns in the Plumas-Eureka State Park. Photo by Lorin Letendre