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Viewpoint - November 6, 2019

Guest opinion: Becoming more resilient to wildland fire

by Ana Maria Ruiz

Fire is a fact of life in California, and we all have a responsibility to expand our individual and collective resiliency to it. The occurrence and severity of fire is dependent on three essential elements: oxygen, fuel and a heat source responsible for ignition. Together, we can work to manage two of these elements: fuel and ignition.

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