Carlie Porterfield of Forbes writes on how crews are protecting giant sequoias from wildfires.
- Yosemite Fire and Aviation Management installed a sprinkler system around the Grizzly Giant sequoia, the world’s tallest sequoia, in order to keep the area around it damp.
- Crews have also used intentional fire measures such as burn lines to control the fire spread.
- The wildfires out west emphasize the need to reform laws and regulations to increase active forest management.
Read the full article here.