Forest Action Plans: Guidelines for Forests

Forest action plans provide an analysis of forest conditions and trends in your area.

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Dire fire predictions beginning to play out

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Predictions of an early and vicious fire season in the southwest are coming true, especially where extreme drought and a killing freeze this winter combined to desiccate grass and shrubs. Fire restrictions are in place on most state and federal lands throughout Texas, New Mexico and Arizona. Dangerous fires break out daily. 

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