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WILDFIRES: Don’t waste time, money and lives

Letter by Suzi Loya, Gig Harbor on July 10, 2013 at 11:55 am | No Comments »
July 10, 2013 1:19 pm

It is beyond tragic that 19 young men had to die horrible deaths fighting a naturally occurring phenomenon.

Wildfires thin and enrich our forests. What destroys forests is human intervention: building in wilderness areas and logging to make forests more accessible. Fighting wildfires is a waste of time, money and lives.

Let nature take its course.

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