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  • Stand down from Western wildfires

    Stand down from Western wildfires

    A prominent wildfire expert, reacting to the deaths of 19 firefighters in Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire, says it's time for a fundamental shift in policy.

  • The worst manmade wildfires

    Most Western wildfires today are caused by humans, either accidentally or deliberately.

  • Mistakes on the fire line can lead to prosecution

    Mistakes on the fire line can lead to prosecution

    John Maclean fears the decision to prosecute a Forest Service employee for his mistakes on the Thirtymile Fire could intimidate other firefighters.

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