On Wildfire Management:
The report calls for fuel management beyond community boundaries to stop “mega-fires” by creating landscape-level fuel breaks, with targeted harvesting, prescribed burning and new silviculture practices… The costs of preparing are huge. The costs of not preparing could be catastrophic.
On the future of the Columbia River Treaty:
The U.S. has no more dam capacity to exploit, and needs us more than ever, for flood protection and water supply.
Two sobering topics requiring strong provincial leadership that will have a long-term local impact in Revelstoke. Read the article here.