Major wildfire activity continued through October in Colorado this year, and the blazes were "a signal of climate change in the here and now," writes Jennifer Balch, an associate professor of geography and director of Earth Lab at the University of Colorado Boulder. In this commentary, Balch shares six ways the US can manage increasing fire risks. "Fire is responding quickly to climate change, so humans need to respond faster," Balch writes.
Geographer outlines 6 ways to improve fire management
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