The Danger of Wildfires

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/02/120214134936.htm

According to the article, scientists are now claiming that it is becoming the perfect season for forest fires. With high increases in drought, temperature and combustible biomass, it is predicted that forest fires are likely to occur more often. Wildfires have beendebated as to whether they are Caused by natural disturbances or a natural occurance and whether they are beneficial or bad for the environment. Some scientists havso discovered some key findings.

One of them is that between 700-1000 years so, fireswhere caused naturally byclimate changes, ranging from warming and cooling. Humans have also caused fires to move and act out in most of the 20th century. The main thing we need to do is prepare for future forest fires by having policy makers adjust methods on handling fires.

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