Fires are Good for Environment
Photo Credit: Sgt. Austan R. Owen, 5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment
Nick Miller, a biologist with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, puts the lid back on his drip torch as he prepares to set a prescribed burn at training area 15 outside the East gate on Joint Base Lewis-McChord Aug. 18. Fire management teams use prescribed burns to control invasive plant species and reduce the risk of catastrophic wildfires.
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