“Red Tape” Could Slow Montana Firefighting Efforts, but Funding the Bigger Issue

Firefighting is entering a new era, as fire crews face blazes with greater intensity and fewer resources.

But the experts who are wrestling with the fire problem say there’s no “one size fits all solution”, and “red tape” and court cases aren’t necessarily at the top of the list.

With over a million acres charred this summer, the debate is on over what to do next year, or the years after that. read more >>