▶️ The Great Outdoors: The science behind prescribed burns


Where there’s smoke, there’s fire, and that makes people nervous especially here in dry Central Oregon where wildfires pose a threat to life and property.

But fire is also a tool for protecting communities and restoring healthy forests and with it, comes a little smoke.

On this week’s edition of The Great Outdoors, sponsored by Parr Lumber, Central Oregon Daily’s Brooke Snavely explores the science behind prescribed fires.


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