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The restoration approach in the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest

The speaker is one of 50 foresters on the field tour south of Eagar, sponsored by the Southwest Society of American Foresters.
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Fire season ramps up

Flagstaff is again near the start of fire season and the end of controlled burns, firefighters here say. Fire danger was moved from moderate to high across the Coconino National Forest last week. Meteorologists who predict fire weather across the Southwest say they expect an average season, as the
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Funding to reduce hazardous fuels

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced $224 million today for 110 hazardous fuels reduction and ecosystem improvement projects funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). The projects are located on forested lands in over 26 states and territories.
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