To Stop Extreme Wildfires, California Is Learning From … Florida?

To Stop Extreme Wildfires, California Is Learning From … Florida?

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Prescribed burns, like this one in Humboldt County, Calif., reduce the underbrush without destroying trees.

Another destructive fire season has Western states searching for ways to prevent it. The Southeast just might have the answers: setting controlled fires before the wildfires come.

(Image credit: Lenya Quinn-Davidson)

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