After realizing burning trees in our current climate change crisis makes no sense, the question remains: What can we do to protect ourselves from wildfire?
Considering the frightening news of enormous fires and the tragic loss of life and property related to them, looking for solutions is vital. Deforestation in the WUI has proven ineffective and scientists are scrambling to answer the question.
One of our favorite resources for changing how we look at living with fire during this era of climate change is “Protecting and landscaping homes in the wildland/urban interface” written by Yvonne C. Barkley, Chris Schnepf and Jack Cohen. With illustrations, educational background, and comprehensive diagrams, this guide will help you learn all about protecting your home from wildfire.
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