Firefighters brace for severe wildfires in drought-gripped U.S. West

From igniting controlled burns to removing vegetation, U.S. firefighters are undergoing massive preparations for a wildfire year they expect could be even worse than last year’s record-breaking season. Fires have arrived early this year, scorching the West as it grapples with the worst drought in the recorded history of the U.S. Drought Monitor. Hot and… Continue reading Firefighters brace for severe wildfires in drought-gripped U.S. West