Don’t Let Idaho Become Oregon

Don’t Let Idaho Become Oregon

I would like to address Oregon Governor Brown’s order to arrest republican senators who have boycotted a vote on climate change funding. Here you have a governor who is worried about the carbon footprint from truckers and other carbon emitters...
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Confessions of an Angry Villager

Confessions of an Angry Villager

I’m much obliged to the USFS for their accurate and compelling description of those local residents who attended a USFS sponsored meeting held in Salmon, Idaho last Spring to discuss the Salmon-Challis Draft Assessment for a new Forest Plan as...
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Lessons learned in forest management

Lessons learned in forest management

Stone Fire sets standard for treatment and resiliency — Published with Permission of HeraldandNews.com — By any measurement 2018 was a very difficult fire season for the Western United States. People died, entire communities were tragically lost, millions ...
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Idaho’s on Fire

Idaho’s on Fire

There is no doubt that interests have long planned to control the federally managed lands of Idaho. Many have scoffed at the idea that World Government and its brainchild Agenda 21 could make its way all the way here. This conspiracy aimed...
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CAL FIRE makes deal with inventor of wildfire-smothering substance

CAL FIRE makes deal with inventor of wildfire-smothering substance

— Published with Permission of FreeRangeReport.com — He said that in the past he has approached U.S. Forest Service (USFS) officials a number of times about the potential of his product for addressing the trend of hot, massive, deadly wildfires...
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California’s fires not climate

California’s fires not climate

— Published with Permission of cfact.org — California’s wildfires are a horrific tragedy. At last report 63 people are dead, 631 missing and 11,862 structures have been destroyed. We hold those lost and suffering in our thoughts and prayers. Not...
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Wildfire Winter?

Wildfire Winter?

Above: (Credit: Nicole Wilson/Twitter) Published by City News — Published with Permission of FreeRangeReport.com — Remember the Nuclear Winter scare of 30-something years ago? The theory of Nuclear Winter goes something like this: Nuclear war breaks out b...
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Arizona Apaches employ logging, clearing, prescribed burns in wildfire management

Arizona Apaches employ logging, clearing, prescribed burns in wildfire management

— Published with Permission of FreeRangeReport.com — “On the Rattlesnake Fire, it didn’t burn hardly any on the White Mountain Apache side because it burned up to their prescribed burn and pretty much went out,” said Mr. Best. “If we...
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Forest Service takes credit for small thinning projects, shrugs off decades of disastrous wildfires

Forest Service takes credit for small thinning projects, shrugs off decades of disastrous wildfires

— Published with Permission of FreeRangeReport.com — …the Badger Creek Fire’s suppression costs exceed $6.3 million. That’s especially ironic when timber mills spent years trying to pay the Forest Service for the same trees that are now d...
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Trump tweet nails it, bad policies behind nightmare California wildfires

Trump tweet nails it, bad policies behind nightmare California wildfires

— Published with Permission of FreeRangeReport.com — California environmental policy has forced the diversion of water from agricultural lands for years to instream flow, purportedly to help several species of fish, most infamously the Delta Smelt. This wa...
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Wildfires ravage 3.2 million acres in 2017, and it’s only July

Wildfires ravage 3.2 million acres in 2017, and it’s only July

— Published with Permission of FreeRangeReport.com — As of July 7, wildfires have consumed nearly 3.2 million acres throughout the country, and have impacted states from Alaska to Florida. Only a few thousand acres have been torched in prescribed burns...
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