Congress Passes Forest-Thinning Bill
A massive blow has been dealt to America's prospects for achieving ecological sustainability. What a stroke of genius, mow the forests so they do not burn.
Planet Ark : Congress Passes Forest-Thinning Bill
Congress last week passed a forest-thinning bill to spend $760 million annually to prevent deadly wildfires like those that recently scorched Southern California, despite complaints from environmental groups that the measure is a giveaway to the timber industry.