This Year’s Wildfires Could Incinerate the Nation’s Fire Budget

The upcoming wildfire season could cost $400 million more to fight than the Forest Service and Interior Department have in their available budgets, according to a report those agencies released today. The forecast estimates that the Forest Service and Interior will need to spend a combined total of about $1.8 billion fighting wildfires this year … Continue reading This Year’s Wildfires Could Incinerate the Nation’s Fire Budget