U.S. releases review on removing vegetation to stop wildfires

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  • mcclark Salt Lake City, UT
    June 25, 2019 1:59 p.m.

    Wildfires have jumped freeways and rivers, this plan is just silly.

  • Harrison Bergeron Salt Lake City, UT
    June 25, 2019 1:57 p.m.

    Let the sagebrush burn.

    Let's focus our time, money and other resources on our forests. And yes, Alex that means clearing out fuel from the forest floor. This can be done by encouraging the public to gather dead wood. Which means eliminate all of the permits and other barriers that are now in place.

  • Alex T Murray, UT
    June 24, 2019 4:24 p.m.

    according to the President, don't we just need to rake the leaves of the forest?