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Fast Facts | Wildfire Rehabilitation

Forests can recover naturally after a wildfire but sometimes they need a little help.

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WILDFIRE | Fire and Our Forests

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Megafires are devastating our forests and our communities. Find out what you can do to help stop them. We all have a part to play.

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Fast Facts | Wildfire + Healthy Forests

Fire is a natural process and necessary to the health of many forests.

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Fast Facts | Wildfire + Climate Change

Climate change has caused variations and unpredictability in weather patterns, leading to drought, an increase in flammable woody fuel, and changes in plant composition. Fire season is longer than ever, reaching 300 days in parts of the country.

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SMOKEJUMPER | Naomi Mills

For a look at what it takes to put it all on the line to protect our forests and keep our communities safe, hear from Naomi Mills, a smokejumper with the USDA Forest Service.

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Restoring Habitat And Creating Jobs Through Western Juniper

Discover Oregon’s effort to restore habitat for sage grouse and create jobs by harvesting Western Juniper. Collaboration efforts like this one protect Oregon’s forests and create rural jobs.

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