User: flenvcenter Topic: Land-Independent
Category: Land Management :: Fire
Last updated: Jun 19 2019 20:26 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Job Corps cuts hurt communities, at-risk youth, disaster relief 19.6.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Trump administration efforts to privatize and close centers meets bipartisan pushback.
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The rise of wildfire-resilient communities 17.6.2019 High Country News Most Recent
As fire seasons become longer and deadlier, communities turn to urban planning to combat dangers.
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The West’s worst fires aren’t burning in forests 13.6.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Range fires get bigger every year, threatening sagebrush habitat and rural towns.
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A memoir of sorrow and grace 4.6.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Pam Houston conveys the pleasures and challenges of rural life.
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After nearly going extinct, Washington’s pygmy rabbits need room to grow 31.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Recovering the endangered rabbits will test society’s willingness to let nature reclaim a landscape.
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Plumbing the Gila for solace and hope 27.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A new book contemplates nature, solitude, grief and grace.
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Can we prepare for climate impacts without creating financial chaos? 27.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
How can communities prepare for impacts without scaring away homeowners and investors and setting off a damaging economic spiral?
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Wildfire escape routes? There’s (almost) an app for that. 23.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Scientists are using crowdsourced data to help firefighters flee dangerous flames.
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Fires are indiscriminate. Recovery isn’t. 17.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The disparate timeframes of rebuilding in California’s wine country and its poorest county, shown by data.
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The nature of energy resilience in the Roaring Fork Valley, Colorado 9.5.2019 GreenBiz.com
After a fire, a community comes together to identify seven possible solutions to stay resilient for future disasters.
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Western forests have a ‘fire debt’ problem 3.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Planned burns can reduce wildfire risks, but expanding use of ‘good fire’ isn’t easy.
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Fire-starting ranchers get a new blessing from BLM 17.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The agency hopes the Hammonds’ cows will reduce fire risk in eastern Oregon.
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Are Mark Smith's comments on gay love a 'lake-of-fire' moment for the UCP? 4.4.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
David J. Climenhaga With the revelation that United Conservative Party candidate Mark Smith holds the offensive view gay love can never be real love, and he equates LGBTQ people with pedophiles, it appeared that Alberta's United Conservative Party was finally having its own genuine "lake-of-fire" moment. But was it? It certainly looked like it in the aftermath of the story that broke when CJSR, a campus radio station at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, played parts of a recording of a sermon by Smith to his Baptist church in the Drayton Valley-Devon riding made before he entered politics. He was first elected as a Wildrose MLA in 2015. The reaction to Pastor Smith's sermon was harsh, including from conservative commentators whom one might have expected to be more forgiving of offensive commentary by members of the party of Jason Kenney. After all, there have been more than two dozen bozo eruptions and Kenney has forgiven many of them. But there was something different about Smith's ugly message to ...
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California Pulling National Guard From Trump's Border Mission To Tackle Wildfire Risks 22.3.2019 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
About 100 National Guard personnel will get to work thinning California's high-risk forests next month.
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The Karuk Tribe fights a growing wildfire threat and a lack of funding 12.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Surrounded by forests they often can’t manage without breaking the law, California tribes struggle to protect themselves from wildfires.
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How Marsh and McLennan, Allianz and other insurers are responding to climate change risks 12.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
New payout triggers, alongside new policy types and coverage related to the complex transition many industries face.
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Update: Forest thinning won’t stop destructive fires 24.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Fire-proof structures can prevent homes from adding to fuel loads in wildfires.
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Preparing for fire 24.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
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Batsh*t bafflegab?; Flatearthers not on a ball; Trolling the troll 10.12.2018 Current Issue
Mishaps and mayhem from around the region.
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In Oregon, a mysterious tree grove conjures a colder time 28.11.2018 Current Issue
Yellow cedars are suited to damp coastal Alaska. So what are they doing in the desert?
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