More Prescribed Burns Needed In Colorado

controlled-burns-300With fires burning across Colorado experts believe the best way to prevent future fires is to increase prescribed burns, which authorities use to burn excess vegetation on public lands. BLM officials believe prescribed burns could have possibly improved the conditions in the area of the Beaver Creek Fire, which continues to burn along the Colorado Wyoming border. The Beaver Creek Fire which has been burning for nearly three months, is estimated at over 59 square miles and is 72% contained.

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