Editorials from Oregon newspapers
The (Bend) Bulletin, May 12, on cuts in the U.S. government's 2014 wildfire budget
The best time to fight a wildfire is before it starts. Reducing fuels reduces fires. There's less threat to the public, firefighters, trees, wildlife and property.
So why is the U.S. government planning to spend less on reducing fuels for wildfire?
The 2014 budget reduces funding...