Effectively treating fuels at the neighborhood level
October 29, 2020
Wow! A record 16 inches of snow and -19 degrees in October. We must be in Montana! Wildfires are now far from our thoughts as we bundle up after still being in tee shirts only a couple of weeks ago. With our climate extremes, we know that another summer like 2017 cannot be far off. And as we hear reports from California about the levels of destruction occurring from wildfires there, it is never an inappropriate time to take preventive actions.
Fortunately, here in Seeley Lake, there are good examples of how that can be done. From the Seeley-Swan Fuels Mitigation Task Force that has been ac...