Fire Birds: Valuing Natural Wildfires and Burned Forests

By COLLARD, Sneed B.

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ISBN
9780984446070
Publisher
Bucking Horse


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School Library Journal

Starred Review on April 1, 2015  |  Middle to High School

Gr 4–8—Blame it on Smokey the Bear and his "Only you can prevent forest fires!" campaign. We know today that the long-held U.S. Forest Service fire suppression policy led to a build-up of large amounts of dead wood and leaves, which, coupled with warmer temperatures and drier forests, has been responsible for some of the extreme fires witnessed in recent years. Adding to that information are the discoveries made by scientists studying these devastated areas, who have learned that various species flock to them and, in ...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Guide

Reviewed on January 1, 2015

Beginning with a brief report lamenting wildfire danger and damage, Collard devotes the rest of the book to a contemporary, enlightened ...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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