California study aims to answer burning questions about wildfires

Reuters Innovations
April 22, 2014 AT 12:39 PM
Scientists in California have teamed up with the U.S. Forest Service to study wildfires, in hopes of gaining new insights into fire prevention and containment. The study comes amid one of the driest spells in the state's history and could prove invaluable as summer temperatures take hold. Ben Gruber reports.