It’s More Than Just a Dry Heat

“Even if you had a hot and dry year, historically that wouldn’t necessarily have led to all of a sudden fires exploding everywhere.” In today’s West, it’s hard to imagine that wildfires used to serve a positive purpose. That changed. The Science of How Wildfires Got So Hellish.

+ The West’s megadrought is so bad, authorities are airlifting water for animals.

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